Large Amount of Data Leaked after at New Zealand Manufacturer Refused to Pay

February 26, 2024

INCIDENT

Fisher & Paykel Appliances has confirmed it has fallen victim to a damaging ransomware attack. The Auckland-based whiteware manufacturer, which is owned by China's Haier, was targeted by a malware program called Nefilim. They refused to pay and they suffered a large data leak.

Incident Date

June 6, 2020

Location

New Zealand

Estimated Cost

manufacturing and distribution shut down

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified