Ransomware Attack at Window and Door Manufacturer, PGT Innovations

March 27, 2023

INCIDENT

Window and door manufacturer PGT Innovations recently disclosed that it "detected a ransomware infection that impacted portions of its network and caused disruption to daily business operations."

"We did recently discover that some of our information technology systems were affected by a security incident, which caused an interruption to our day-to-day business operations for two of our manufacturing locations,” company President and CEO Jeff Jackson says in the emailed statement. The company, in public filings, said it hadn’t found that any personal information had been accessed or acquired.

Incident Date

November 5, 2022

Estimated Cost

$12M - Operations impacted at 2 manufacturing locations

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified