Sierra Wireless Hit by Ransomware Attack

March 24, 2021

INCIDENT

Manufacturing shut down for IoT solution provider, Sierra Wireless, as the company fell victim to a ransomware attack on its internal IT systems Saturday, company officials said.
Once the company learned of the attack, its IT and operations teams immediately implemented measures to counter the attack in accordance with established cybersecurity procedures and policies that were developed in collaboration with third-party advisors.

Incident Date

March 20, 2021

Location

Canada

Estimated Cost

Unknown

Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified