Ransomware Attack at Large Indian Paint Manufacturer, Kansai Nerolac.

February 14, 2024

INCIDENT

Kansai Nerolac Ltd., among India's largest paint manufacturing companies, reported a ransomware incident. In a statement to exchanges, Kansai Nerolac informed that a cyberattack occurred on Sunday, wherein the company’s IT infrastructure was targeted by a ransomware attack. “This has affected a few systems. We would like to assure you that the technical team of the company along with a specialised team of cybersecurity experts and the management responded promptly and initiated necessary precautions and protocols to mitigate the impact of this incident,” the statement read.

Incident Date

August 20, 2023

Location

India

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified