Hackers Demand $16.7M from Laptop Manufacturer Compal Electronics
Compal Electronics, a Taiwanese original design manufacturer (ODM),suffered a ransomware attack with attackers demanding almost $17M. While the company spokesperson emphasized that Compal is not being blackmailed by the hackers, BleepingComputer confirmed the ransomware attack after they obtained a ransom note used in the attack.
November 9, 2020
Ransom demanded $16.7 Million