Jet Maker, Bombardier, Victim In Accellion Attack

February 26, 2021

INCIDENT

Global aircraft producer, Bombardier, fell victim to a cybersecurity breach where an attacker accessed and extracted data by exploiting a vulnerability affecting a third-party file-transfer application.
Upon learning of the attack, Montreal, Canada-based Bombardier initiated its response protocol and as a part of its investigation, Bombardier brought in cybersecurity and forensic professionals.

Incident Date

February 23, 2021

Location

Canada

Estimated Cost

Unknown

Victims

Type of Malware

No Malware identified