INCIDENT: Nvidia Suffers Cyberattack

A threat actor leaked Nvidia Corp. employee credentials and some company proprietary information online after the chipmaker’s systems ended up breached in what appears like a ransomware attack.
The Santa Clara, California-based company became aware of the breach on Feb. 23. The company is analyzing the leaked information and does not anticipate any disruption to the company’s business.
A ransomware group under the name “Lapsus$” reportedly claimed to be responsible for the leak and seemingly has information about the schematics, drivers and firmware, among other data, about the graphics chips.

Incident Date

February 23, 2022

Location

United States

Estimated Cost

unknown at this time.

Victims

Type of Malware:

No Malware identified

Threat Source:

References:

  • Nvidia says hackers are leaking company data after ransomware attack
  • Worker, Company Info Stolen In Attack On Nvidia

Industries:

Impacts

IT

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