All Rosenbauer Group Locations Affected by Ransomware Attack claimed by Lockbit

December 13, 2023

INCIDENT

The Rosenbauer Group is currently the target of a cyber attack. As a precautionary measure, parts of the IT infrastructure were switched off. The measures affect all Rosenbauer locations. The Rosenbauer Group is one of the world’s three largest manufacturers of fire-service vehicles and firefighting equipment.

The exact extent and duration of the attack as well as its consequences cannot yet be estimated. An immediately established task force is working with external cybersecurity experts and data forensics to restore system operations safely and as quickly as possible. According to current knowledge, neither customer nor company data was stolen or encrypted. The responsible authorities were called in.

The LockBit 3.0 ransomware group listed the company as one of its victims.

Incident Date

February 24, 2023

Location

Switzerland

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source