INCIDENT: Pemex Ransomware Attack

Pemex said that its oil and gas operations were not disrupted and storage was unaffected but some employees disagreed.

Incident Date

November 10, 2019

Location

Mexico

Estimated Cost

565 Bitcoin (approx. 4.52 million Euro)

Victims

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Threat Source:

References:

  • Pemex Workers Barred From Computers After Unexpected Shutdown
  • Hackers demand $5 million from Mexico’s Pemex in cyberattack

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