TechCrunch - 4 hour outage for Apple's iCloud

On Thursday 14th March Apple's iCloud Drive, Mail, Calendar, Notes, Keychain, Reminders, iWork, Photos, News had outages between 11:00am and 3:28pm (ET).  The issue came days after Facebook and Google suffered similar issues.

Source: TechCrunch


ZDNet - Bendigo Bank IT outage

Bendigo Bank suffered an outage of its online banking and app on Wednesday the  13th of March 2019. Some users also noticed issues on the following Thursday morning and Saturday afternoon.

Source: ZDNet


The Register - Bank of Valletta goes into lockdown mode

Bank of Valletta shut down all internet access including branches and cashpoints forllowing a cyber attack.

Source: The Register


WPP

£15m downtime cost - WPP

WPP, the world's largest advertising network was infected with by the NotPetya ransomware outbreak in June 2017.

Sir Martin Sorrell, WPP, Chief Executive reported the network was affected for around 10 days and cost the company up to £15m before insurance.

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maersk

$300m downtime cost - Maersk

In June 2017, Maersk was infected with by the NotPetya ransomware outbreak.

In an Interim Report for Q2 2017 Maersk's CEO warned that the cyber attack is expected to "impact results negatively by USD 200-300m".  The entire network was down for days leading to knock-on effects to the global shipping industry.

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British Airways

£500m downtime cost - British Airways

British Airways had an IT outage over the May Bank holiday in 2017. Over £500m was wiped off the market value BA's owner IAG.Read more


FedEx

Commercial Appeal - FedEx IT outage in Memphis hub

FedEx experienced a temporary IT outage which affected aircraft launch operations overnight.  They described the knock-on as "substantial disruptions" but explained that they "implemented contingency plans to minimize the impact".

 

Source: Commercial Appeal


HSBC

Information Age - HSBC Online Banking IT Outage

HSBC suffered downtime on its online banking portal on the 27th of February 2017 .  The outage was estimated to have affected 68% of customers.

 

Source: Information Age