GlobalTech Solutions

May 9, 2024 1 min read
GlobalTech Solutions

In May 2021, GlobalTech Solutions, a multinational technology and digital services firm, faced a severe ransomware attack. Attackers encrypted critical data and demanded a ransom of US$ 20 million. Despite efforts to manage the situation, the company experienced significant operational disruption, including the temporary shutdown of key services and systems. The attack not only halted business operations but also resulted in the loss of crucial data, causing financial damage and shaking customer trust. The incident highlights the growing threat of cyber-attacks, especially ransomware, targeting essential business infrastructure, underscoring the need for enhanced cybersecurity measures and incident response strategies.

Source: https://www.unodc.org/roseap/en/2021/10/cybercrime-ransomware-attacks/story.html

"id": "glo010050924",
"linkid": "globaltech-solutions",
"type": "Ransomware",
"date": "05/2021",
"severity": "100",
"impact": "5",
"explanation": "Attack threatening the organization’s existence"

Join the conversation

Great! Next, complete checkout for full access to Rankiteo Blog.
Welcome back! You've successfully signed in.
You've successfully subscribed to Rankiteo Blog.
Success! Your account is fully activated, you now have access to all content.
Success! Your billing info has been updated.
Your billing was not updated.