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T website out after cyber attack on vendor

The MBTA’s website became inaccessible late Wednesday night and into Thursday when an outside company that runs domain name services for many websites, including mbta.com, experienced technical issues related to a cyberattack, officials said.

“It’s a complicated problem and something that’s well outside of our control,” Gary Foster, chief technology officer for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, said by phone Thursday.

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