Taxi Ride Hailing Service in Quebec Hacked

April 29, 2023

INCIDENT

A ransomware gang breached Taxi Coop Quebec's ride hailing back-end systems. During the attack, staff at the coop shut down all servers while they recovered from the attack. After 2.5 hours, at 4:30 AM, 90% of system functionality was restored and taxis could be dispatched again.

Incident Date

November 17, 2022

Location

Canada

Estimated Cost


No cost values disclosed.

Type of Malware

Threat Source

No threat source identified