Giant North American Freight Forwarder Livingstone hit by Ransomware Attack

January 25, 2024

INCIDENT

Giant North American freight forwarder and customs broker Livingston, stopped operating at the US-CAN border for 2 business days after being breached by Royal ransomware. Operations resumed operations after 2 days, but the Royal gang was able to exfiltrate both customer and employee data. A post from Royal on social media claimed to have information of 3,200 employees, 30,000 customers, and 125 key border entry points.

Incident Date

January 17, 2023

Location

Canada

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source