INCIDENT: Personal Information stolen and extortion attempt to Austal Transportation

Cyber security breach and extortion attempt was made by hackers who accessed some staff email and mobile phone numbers. It was reported that the hackers got access to, or stole, drawings and designs of its ships although the company said there was "no evidence to date that information affecting national security has been stolen".

Incident Date

November 1, 2018



Estimated Cost



Type of Malware:

No Malware identified

Threat Source:

No threat source identified

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