University of California Hit By Accellion-Based Ransomware

April 5, 2021


The University of California (UC) was the victim of a ransomware attack via the Accellion Secure File Transfer Appliance (FTA).
The state university system its institution, along with several other government agencies, private companies and other schools have been involved in an Accellion-centric attack.

Incident Date

March 31, 2021

Estimated Cost

No cost values disclosed.

Threat Source

No threat source identified