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Ransomware Attack on Delta Electronics-Taiwan’s Annual Sales to Dell and HP $ 9 Billion

Exploit: Ransomware

Delta Electronics: Computer Hardware Manufacturing

cybersecurity news represented by agauge showing severe risk

Risk to Business: 1.771 = Severe

Delta Electronics has disclosed that it was the victim of a ransomware attack. The company, a supplier of power management products for Dell and HP, says that they are experiencing technical difficulties that have been limited to non-critical networks. Reports say that customer support and service sites for the US and EMEA clients were unavailable for about 10 days after the attack. An unnamed threat actor has claimed responsibility.

Individual Impact: No specifics about any consumer/employee PII or financial data loss were available at press time.

Customers Impacted: Unknown

How it Could Affect Your Customers’ Business Epic supply chain problems have manufacturers under stress, and cybercriminals love to take advantage of a bad situation.

Source: The Stack Technology