Cyber attack on the Iranian (NIOPDC) gas station system / People refuel at a free rate

By noon tomorrow, all stations across the country will be able to distribute fuel at a second rate.
According to the ILNA correspondent, Ali Forouzandeh told reporters about the problem of fuel supply in the stations: “The problem is related to the occurrence of a technical problem and currently the station system is not able to read smart cards.”
He added: “People can refuel without a card and at a free rate.”
The spokesman of the Ministry of Oil, stating that due to a technical problem, it is not possible to refuel with the card and the system has been interrupted, said: “People can supply fuel at a free rate.”
He reminded: considering that the system is offline, there will be no problem for people’s fuel quotas.
Forouzandeh said: “Experts are investigating and solving the technical problem, which will be informed to the people soon.”
A spokesman for the Ministry of Oil stressed the complete closure of gas stations: “In a few minutes, the stations will resume their activities to supply fuel to customers.”
He reminded: the time of connecting the system for refueling with the card is not known at the moment, because at the moment, information is not available that Bank Mellat has a problem with Shaparak.
Forouzandeh said: the agents of the National Broadcasting Company are being sent to some stations to manually modify the system and establish communication in order to supply fuel.


Do not worry about quota gasoline
In another news, Ali Forouzandeh stated: The source was a software and technical problem in the fuel system that disrupted the stations.
He added: “A meeting is being held at the National Broadcasting Company and experts are examining the issue and determining the source and restarting the system.”
He stressed: “There will be no problem with fuel supply and there is no concern about quotas, and as soon as the system enters the circuit, the quota will be usable.”
A spokesman for the Ministry of Petroleum said that according to reports, fuel is provided at a free rate in some areas.
He reminded: the problem is technical and gasoline will not become more expensive.
The technical problem in the intelligent fuel system is temporary.


Following the closure of some fuel supply stations in the country today, an announcement was issued by the public relations of the National Iranian Petroleum Products Distribution Company.
According to ILNA, the public relations of the National Iranian Petroleum Products Distribution Company issued an announcement.


The text of the announcement is as follows:
Dear compatriots, due to a technical problem in the intelligent fuel system, the possibility of refueling in some fuel supply stations has been temporarily disrupted and the supply of fuel outside the fuel system at the second rate is underway, so until the technical problem is resolved from Dear compatriots, we ask you to be patient.


Meanwhile, there is no problem with the supply of gasoline and gas oil in the stations, and there is enough product in the oil depots and stations, and there is no concern in this regard. Rumors of rising fuel prices are also strongly denied.
30% of stations are established / 12 gas stations in Tehran provide fuel + names of stations
The spokesman of the National Petroleum Products Distribution Company pointed out: At present, 30% of the stations in the whole country can provide fuel at the second rate, and in Tehran, 12 stations can distribute fuel.
In an interview with ILNA, Fatemeh Kahi stated about the problem of fuel distribution in the country’s stations: “The technical specialists of the National Broadcasting Company are solving the problem, and as soon as the problem is resolved, all the stations will return to orbit.”
He continued: Currently, clients can receive gasoline with a fuel of 3000 Tomans.


The spokesman of the National Petroleum Products Distribution Company pointed out: At present, 30% of the stations in the whole country can provide fuel at the second rate, and in Tehran, 12 stations can distribute fuel.
He pointed out: In Tehran, Mofteh, Shariati, Seyed Khandan, Keshtargah Square, Ariashahr, Azadi Square, Hemmat Highway, Shahreri and Damavand streets can provide fuel.
A spokesman for the National Petroleum Products Distribution Company told the public: “If it is not necessary, they should not go to the station to solve the problem.”
There is no problem with the distribution of gas / Gas supply will resume soon.


In an interview with ILNA Economic Reporter, Homayoun Salehi stated that there is no problem with CNG fuel supply stations and fuel delivery is still in place. Regarding gasoline distribution, he said: 1500 and 3000 Tomans are not available.
The head of the station owners’ association added: “Now they are reforming the station system in order to provide fuel at a free rate by providing a code to the stations and solving the technical problem.”


Cash sale of gasoline / The problem of gas stations will be solved as soon as possible.


Referring to the cash sale of gasoline, the governor of Tehran said: the problem of gas stations will be solved as soon as possible.
According to ILNA, quoting the information base of Tehran Governor’s Office, Mohsen Mansouri stated about the condition of gas stations: There is a software problem in the intelligent fuel system, which will be solved as soon as possible.
He continued: “Although the sale of gasoline with the fuel card has a software problem, but now the sale of free gasoline is done in cash at gas stations.”
The governor of Tehran emphasized: people should not worry because the problem will be solved quickly.


Cyber attack on the refueling system at the gas station / Additional information will be published after the final summary
Confirming the news of the cyber attack on the refueling system at the gas station, the media affiliated with the Supreme National Security Council wrote: The details of this cyber attack and its origin are under investigation and additional information will be published after the final summary.
According to ILNA, the media affiliated with the Supreme National Security Council confirmed the news of the cyber attack on the refueling system at the gas station:
“The disruption in the refueling system at the gas station, which has been causing problems in the refueling process of vehicles for hours, has been caused by a cyber attack.
The technical experts are solving the problem and soon the refueling process in the gas stations will return to normal.
“Details of the cyber attack and its origins are being investigated, and additional information will be released after the final summary.”
Meanwhile, Ali Forouzandeh, spokesman for the Ministry of Oil, stated that he did not confirm or deny the news.


Disruption in the provision of services at some fuel supply stations will be resolved soon
The Minister of Interior said: the disruption in the provision of services in some gas stations is due to a technical and systemic problem and will be fixed soon.
According to ILNA, quoting the information base of the Ministry of Interior, Ahmad Vahidi said about the disruption in the provision of services at some gas stations, “The disruption in the provision of services at some gas stations is due to a technical and systemic problem and will be resolved soon.”
The interior minister stressed: “There are no plans to increase the price of gasoline, people should not worry.”
The problem of fuel supply in the stations will be solved in the coming hours.


The CEO of the National Company for Refining and Distribution of Petroleum Products announced: The problem of fuel supply in all stations is being solved manually and this problem will be solved in the next few hours in all fuel supply stations of the country.
According to ILNA from the Ministry of Oil, Jalil Salari said: “The problem in Peez is the communication problem between the fuel supply station systems and the central system, and this challenge is being investigated and resolved.”


He emphasized: to solve this problem, we are taking action manually and activate the offline system inside the stations by installing software by installing software, and the connection between the terminal and the center was established in some stations.
The Deputy Minister of Oil for Refining and Distribution Affairs said: “Currently, the possibility of refueling has been provided in about 15 fuel supply stations in Tehran, and we have done the same in the provinces.”
Salari emphasized: The experts of the National Iranian Petroleum Products Distribution Company are being sent to fuel supply stations all over the country, and the number of operational stations is gradually increasing.


The possibility of a cyber attack is being investigated
Reacting to the introduction of the option of cyber attack in some media, he said: “This case is currently being investigated to see if it was a software problem or a cyber attack.”


The CEO of the National Company for Refining and Distribution of Petroleum Products, emphasizing that the system will be activated in the next few hours and the problem of fuel supply throughout the country’s fuel supply stations will be solved, said: There is enough.
Active fuel supply stations in the country
Due to a technical problem in the fuel smart card system, the use of the fuel card in supply stations across the country has been interrupted for hours, but according to information obtained from the National Iranian Petroleum Products Distribution Company, refueling is currently a problem in most supply stations. No, and despite the intelligent fuel system going out of circuit, people can refuel at a free price.
According to ILNA, due to a technical problem created in the fuel smart card system, the use of fuel cards in supply points across the country has been interrupted for hours.


Accordingly, the National Petroleum Products Distribution Company announced the names of some active stations.
Tehran region
Central area: 110 and 155
Northern District: 148-206-276
Southern District: 166
East region: Kamand – 154 – Bakhshi – Pardisan _ Pardis – Kowsar – 224
West District: 136 – 230 – 236 – 177
Islamshahr area: Prayer
Pakdasht area: Revolution – Cyrus
Robat Karim area: Mahestan – Takhti – Robat Karim – Parand – Dehghani – Chamran – Padna – Negarestan – Salvar
Varamin region: Poinik
Firoozkooh area: Firoozkooh is located inside the city
Damavand region: Chenar Gharb – Firoozan
Shahriar area: pearl
Ray District: 175
Total active fuel supply stations of the country by provinces:
Tehran 35
East Azerbaijan 48
Kermanshah 25
Torbat Heydariyeh 12
Hormozgan 16
Central 12
Kohkiluyeh 15
Chabahar 4
Zahedan 4
Mazandaran 7
Khorasan Razavi 16
Hamedan 15
Chalous 8
Isfahan 35
Kerman 28
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Qazvin 19
Alborz 13
North Khorasan 4
Ilam 6
Ardabil 21
Ahwaz 20
South Khorasan 15
Sabzevar 5
Qom 10
Western Azerbaijan
Get the latest news from the return of places / currently free fuel
Officers are rapidly modifying the systems, and until then refueling will be done at a free rate and without quotas.


In an interview with ILNA, Homayoun Salehi stated that a large number of stations had been set up and were in the refueling cycle. The system is done.
The president of the Fuel Stationers Association said: “Some pumps do not have a code to be removed from the system, so they have faced delays in returning to the circuit.”
He noted: “Officers are rapidly reforming the systems, and until then, refueling will be done at a free rate and without quotas.”
Increasing the number of active gas stations in Tehran + station codes.


The National Petroleum Products Distribution Company presented the statistics of active fuel stations in Tehran province in the latest news.


According to ILNA, the National Petroleum Products Distribution Company presented the statistics of active fuel stations in Tehran province in the latest news.
Central District 110 and 135-153-108 155-125_235-240-245-233-2152-115
North 276-166-Lavasan-106-148 -134-161
South 166-102-138-105-241-237-2399138-112-135-2799264-109-238
East Bakhshi ^ Pardisan _Pardis – Kowsar – 224-285-Kamard-154-272-194-202-227-223
West 136 – 230 – 236-189-1212-278-2182-158-265-268-280-2208-209-132-Taxiirani 189 177-248-178-2259-218-1121-197-176 165-Aftab Alborz- 266-281-284-1132-Taxi
Islamshahr Prayer Place Islamshahr – Sabalan-Proma-Ahmadabad-Niayesh-107-Wavan-Proma-Imam Reza-Bravand
Pakdasht Revolution – Cyrus – Central Pakdasht
Robat Karim Mahestan – Takhti – Robat Karim – Parand – Dehghani – Chamran – Padna – Negarestan – Salour – Bustan – Vali Asr – Rabi’i
Varamin Poinik – Khairabad – Imam Reza
Firoozkooh Firoozkooh Location inside the city-Olive-
Damavand Chenar Gharb-Firoozan-Mousavi-Iran-Province
Shahriar Morvarid-Talebi-Municipality-Mallard-Pasargad-Samimi-Asman-110-Bakhshandeh-Safadasht-Andisheh-Vahidiyeh-Ghadir-Sarollah-Behta-Jafari-Amirkabir-Baharan-Ferdows-Quds-209-Chitgar-Ghavam-Ofogh
Ray 175- 105-162-251-229-Memory
Total: 147 seats
SMS from the Ministry of Oil: The problem will be solved soon / The increase in the price of gasoline is rumored.


According to ILNA, the Ministry of Oil announced in the latest text message sent to the citizens:


Dear compatriot,
With extensive efforts, the technical problem of intelligent fuel system will be solved soon.
Gasoline quotas on fuel cards are reserved, and rumors of gasoline price increases or quotas have been dropped.


The Ministry of Oil also emphasized: Please follow the correct news from the official media of the country.
147 stations were activated in Tehran region and 1700 stations in the whole country


According to ILNA from the Ministry of Oil, the spokesman of the National Iranian Petroleum Products Distribution Company announced the activation of 147 fuel supply stations in the Tehran region and 1,700 stations throughout the country.


In this regard, Fatemeh Kahi said: “So far, with the efforts of the company’s experts and the physical presence in the stations, 147 fuel supply stations have been activated in the Tehran region, and now it is possible to refuel gasoline at a free price in these stations.”
He added: The presence of experts of the National Iranian Petroleum Products Distribution Company in fuel supply stations throughout the country continues and so far 72 stations in the city of Tehran and 1700 stations in the whole country have been activated.
The head of public relations of the National Iranian Petroleum Products Distribution Company announced: “Fortunately, the speed of activation of the stations by our colleagues has been very good and we hope that all fuel stations throughout the country will be activated quickly and free gasoline can be supplied at these stations.”
It is good to set up a crisis headquarters to speed up the process of solving the problem of the positions / cooperation of the people.


A spokesman for the fuel stations union said that we are seriously pursuing a return to the stations circuit, noting that a crisis headquarters has been set up and efforts are being made to resolve the problem as soon as possible.
In an interview with ILNA economic reporter, Amin Rezanavaz, referring to the latest news about the condition of the stations, said: “Considering that in terms of hardware, changes should be made in the system of stations, the process will be slow.”
He said about the time of entering the complete orbit of the stations: considering that the issue related to the whole area of the country can not be accurately predicted at the moment.


A spokesman for the fuel station union stated: Now 40% of the stations have entered the circuit.
He said: “We have asked the National Broadcasting Company to return the stations in the same way throughout the country and to establish justice in the whole country.”
Reznavaz, stating that we are seriously pursuing the return to the orbit of the stations, noted: The crisis headquarters has been formed and efforts are being made to resolve the problem as soon as possible.


Regarding the possibility of refueling with the card, he said: “Currently, less than the fingers of both hands can be delivered with the smart card on a trial and test basis.”


A spokesman for the fuel station union said: “People have been cooperating well and there has been no annoying convulsions or crowds at the station level.”
He reminded: people should be informed of the statistics and codes of available stations by visiting the sites http://www.niopdc.ir and ir.fsu.ir.


By tomorrow, all stations in the country will enter orbit
A spokesman for the National Petroleum Products Distribution Company said: “By noon tomorrow, all stations across the country will be able to distribute fuel at a second rate.”
In an interview with ILNA, Fatemeh Kahi stated about the time of full return of stations: By noon tomorrow, all stations across the country will be able to distribute fuel at the second rate.
He added: “We have to wait for the actions of the technical team regarding the entry of intelligent systems and refueling with cards and quota rates, and at the moment we cannot announce the exact time.”
A spokesman for the National Petroleum Products Distribution Company stated: “We are currently distributing fuel with smart cards as a pilot and to a smaller number of fingers to solve possible problems.”
He stressed: in order to re-establish the smart system to use the fuel card, all security measures must be considered so that there is no problem, so currently refueling with the card is being done on a trial basis in a few limited locations.
Half of the country’s fuel stations were activated.


According to ILNA from the Ministry of Oil, the CEO of the National Company for Refining and Distribution of Iranian Petroleum Products, referring to solving the problem of the country’s intelligent fuel system by noon on Wednesday, said: “So far, 50% of the country’s fuel supply stations have been activated.”
Jalil Salari announced: At noon on Tuesday (November 4), a software challenge occurred in the intelligent fuel system system, which immediately formed a crisis headquarters in the National Company for Refining and Distribution of Petroleum Products, and our colleagues from the specialized staff, intelligent fuel system and technical and engineering forces. They started investigations and various methods were investigated, finally we decided to take the supply channels out of the system and do the refueling manually.
Referring to the gradual distribution of forces in all fuel supply stations, he said: “So far, 50% of the supply stations across the country have been activated and it is possible to refuel with free gasoline in these stations.”
Deputy Minister of Oil for Refining and Distribution Affairs said: “In one of the fuel supply stations in the country, we also checked the refueling through the system and in several stages these conditions were tested, which fortunately had a positive result. At the national level, it is connected to this system and in practice, the method of refueling is provided through the fuel card.


“All our forces should be sent across the country and to intermediate stations, which is a time-consuming task, but we will use all our strength and that of the contracting, technical and operational forces until the middle of Wednesday (November 25),” said Salari. The country’s fuel supply should return to normal.