Massive Data Leak after Cyberattack at Kenya Airways

April 3, 2024

INCIDENT

Kenya Airways appears to have been hit by a cyberattack by Ransomexx ransomware group on December 30, 2023 leading to a massive data leak including highly sensitive and confidential data that they uploaded on the dark internet.

The airline now suffers the aftermath of a targeted cyberattack that has exposed sensitive information. Exposed documents encompass a wide array of highly sensitive information, from aircraft accidents and investigations into employee misconduct to confidential agreements, insurance policies, passwords, and customer complaints.Documents leaked cover aircraft accidents, investigation reports into employee misconduct like fraud, theft, policy violations.

Incident Date

December 30, 2023

Location

Kenya

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source