Nivea’s parent company, Beiersdorf, Target of NotPetya Attack

October 10, 2022


German skin care company Beiersdorf said it was a "target" of the cyberattack, which affected its IT and telephone systems. The firm's headquarters in Hamburg, as well as its affiliates around the world, were affected. While Beiersdorf expects sales worth roughly €35 million ($41 million) to be shifted from the second quarter to the third, the company does not expect a material impact on its profits for this year.

Incident Date

June 27, 2017

Estimated Cost

Financial results show minimal impact


Type of Malware

Threat Source

No threat source identified