MOVEit Transfer Hack Affects Aer Lingus

October 2, 2023


A spokesperson for Aer Lingus has confirmed that around 5,000 of its employees have been affected by a cyber attack that has compromised personal information. Aer Lingus also said that a "significant but lesser number of former employees" have also been affected.

The incident relates to a flaw in a piece of software called MOVEit Transfer, used by thousands of companies globally to transfer files, which could be exploited by cyber criminals.

Incident Date

June 5, 2023



Estimated Cost



No victims identified

Type of Malware

No Malware identified