Italtel Cyberattack Claimed by Medusa

September 29, 2023


On Monday 25 September, the Italian company Italtel was the victim of a cyber attack. The cyber attack impacted Italtel's IT infrastructure, limiting access and use of some company systems. The situation continues to evolve. The Italtel affair adds to the many IT incidents involving large Italian companies.
Italtel has already started communicating with its customers and suppliers about the cyber attack. Any subsequent interactions will be managed by the competent figures within the company.

The Medusa ransomware criminal gang claims the ransomware attack, Italtel has as of today not confirmed the attack. Italtel's target markets are Telco & Media, Industry & Manufacturing, Energy & Transportation, Banking & Insurance, Healthcare and Public Administration.

Incident Date

September 25, 2023



Estimated Cost

No cost values disclosed.


Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified