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Pandora released a statement that they snatched sensitive data from Denso

Exploit: Ransomware

Denso: Automotive Parts Manufacturer

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Risk to Business: 1.402 = Extreme

Cybercrime group Pandora released a statement on Sunday saying it had snatched sensitive data from Denso, a supplier to Toyota. Just two weeks ago, Toyota had been forced to halt production in Japan because of a supply chain cybersecurity incident and this appears to be it. The company disclosed that it had detected unauthorized access to its network using ransomware at DENSO Automotive Deutschland GmbH, an associated firm in Germany. No information about the ransom or specifics on stolen data were available.

Individual Impact: No information about consumer/employee PII, PHI or financial data exposure was available at press time.

How it Could Affect Your Customers’ Business Supply chain issues have plagued businesses as cybercriminals seek fast ransom payments from manufacturers or critically needed goods.

Source: Channel News Asia