Ransomware Shuts Furniture Maker

February 4, 2021

INCIDENT

Office furniture giant Steelcase suffered a Ryuk ransomware attack late last month that forced them to shut down global operations for two weeks.
Steelcase is the world’s largest office furniture manufacturer, with 13,000 employees and $3.7 billion in revenue in 2020. It also has a network of 800 dealers.
Grand Rapids, Michigan-based Steelcase produces office furniture, architectural and technology products for office environments and the education, health care and retail industries. It has facilities, offices, and factories in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Australia and Africa.

Incident Date

October 22, 2020

Estimated Cost

global operations shut down for 2 weeks

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