Acer Confirms Employee Data on Hacker Platform

April 4, 2024

INCIDENT

Acer Philippines confirmed that employee data was stolen in an attack on a third-party vendor who manages the company's employee attendance data. "Earlier today a threat actor known as 'ph1ns' published a link to download a stolen database containing Acer employee data for free on a hacking forum."

Incident Date

March 12, 2024

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Victims

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified