INCIDENT: Hackers Attack Taiwan’s Major Oil Refiner Affecting Customers at the Pump.

Ransomware has struck the computer systems of Taiwan’s state-owned energy company, CPC Corp., according to local media and private forensic reports reviewed by CyberScoop.
Although the attack didn’t affect the company’s energy production, it did disrupt some customers’ efforts to use CPC Corp.’s payment cards to purchase gas.

Incident Date

May 4, 2021

Location

Taiwan

Estimated Cost

Unknown

Type of Malware:

No Malware identified

Threat Source:

References:

  • Taiwan’s state-owned energy company suffers ransomware attack
  • Taiwan’s CPC suffers malware attack, experiences system outage

Industries:

Impacts

IT

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