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United States – Intcomex

Exploit: Ransomware
Intcomex: Managed Services Provider

Risk to Small Business: 1.772 = Severe

The Miami-based managed services provider suffered a huge data breach, exposing nearly 1Tb of very sensitive data. The leaked data contains a collection called “Internal Audit” at 16.6GB, and “Finance_ER” totaling 18GB. The most recent data was from July 2020. The data included credit cards, license scans, payroll, customer databases, and more. The company serves more than 50,000 resellers in over 41 countries.

Individual Risk: No individual information was reported as compromised in this incident, although the potential is there. No details about the uncovered data are available.

Customers Impacted: up to 50,000

How it Could Affect Your Customers’ Business: Third party data breaches are a big risk to every business these days. Even if you’re keeping your company’s sensitive data secure, your vendors might not be.