Ricardo Defense Suffers Cyberattack

January 23, 2024


Multi-industry technology provider, Troy, Michigan-based Ricardo Defense Inc., suffered a cyberattack this past October where personally identified information ended up stolen.
“On October 23, 2023, Ricardo discovered suspicious activity on its network,” the company said in a notice. “Ricardo immediately took steps to secure its systems and initiated an investigation into the nature and scope of the event with the assistance of third-party forensic specialists.
“The investigation determined that Ricardo’s network was subject to unauthorized access between October 16, 2023 and October 23, 2023, and that certain files were acquired by an unknown actor while on the network,” the statement said.

Incident Date

October 16, 2023

Estimated Cost


Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified