Colonial Pipeline CEO: ‘One of the toughest decisions I have had to make’

$4.4 million ransomware hack caused gasoline shortage across Eastern United States

Joseph A. Blount Jr., president and CEO of Colonial Pipeline testifies during a Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee hearing on the Colonial Pipeline cyber-attack, on Capitol Hill, June 8, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Graeme Jennings - Pool/Getty Images)