Things you should know about Atlanta's Colonial Pipeline, hit by ransomware
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Colonial Pipeline, the Alpharetta-based company hit by a cyberattack that threatens fuel supplies on the U.S. East Coast, has long been a quiet presence in metro Atlanta. The privately held company has a crucial impact on the movement of fuel from Houston area refineries to stops along the eastern seaboard as far north as the New York Harbor, making it an important artery for the economy. But it has little name recognition among the general public. Here are some basics about the company: How much fuel does Colonial handle? Colonial said it operates the largest refined products pipeline in the ...