Schneider Electric Sustainability Business Hit by Cactus Ransomware Gang

February 28, 2024

INCIDENT

Schneider Electric confirmed a ransomware attack that affected its Sustainability Business division. The attack disrupted some of Schneider Electric's EcoStruxure Resource Advisor cloud platform. The Cactus ransomware gang claims they stole 1.5TB of data. 25MB of allegedly stolen were also leaked on the operation's dark web leak site today as proof of the threat actor's claims. It is not known if Schneider Electric will be paying a ransom demand.

At a recent PASA Connect roundtable event, three of the 13 Chief Product Officers in attendance confirmed minor issues related to the incident.

Incident Date

January 17, 2024

Location

France
Global

Estimated Cost

Supply chain affected. 1.5TB data stolen

Victims

No victims identified

Type of Malware

No Malware identified