FL Boat Builder, MarineMax, Hit in Cyberattack

March 14, 2024

INCIDENT

One of the world’s largest recreational boat, yacht, and superyacht builders discovered they suffered a cyberattack earlier this week, but the company’s operations remained up and running.
Clearwater, Florida-based MarineMax Inc. discovered the attack March 10, 2024, saying a third party gained unauthorized access to portions of its information environment and filed an 8-K document with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
“MarineMax, Inc. determined on March 10, 2024, that it experienced a ‘cybersecurity incident,’ as defined in applicable Securities and Exchange Commission rules, whereby a third party gained unauthorized access to portions of its information environment,” the company said in the filing.

Incident Date

March 10, 2024

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Victims

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified