German Subsidiary Of Russia’s Rosneft Hacked

March 15, 2022

INCIDENT

The German subsidiary of Russian energy giant Rosneft has been hit by a cyberattack, the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) said Monday.
The hacker group Anonymous is claiming responsibility, according to a report from the French wire service, AFP. Rosneft Deutschland reported the incident in the early hours of Saturday morning, the BSI said.
Anonymous published a statement Friday claiming responsibility for the attack saying it had captured 20 terabytes of data. Prosecutors in Berlin have opened an investigation, according to a report in Der Spiegel magazine.

Incident Date

March 11, 2022

Location

Germany

Estimated Cost

Unknown at this time.

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