Crinetics Pharmaceuticals Investigating Cyberattack

April 2, 2024


Crinetics , a San Diego pharmaceutical development company, said it is investigating a cybersecurity incident following claims from the LockBit ransomware gang that data was stolen.

The Lockbit gang demanded a $4 million ransom and set a deadline for Mar. 23. Crinetics did not respond to questions about whether they were dealing with a ransomware attack.

Incident Date

March 22, 2024

Estimated Cost

No cost values disclosed.


Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source