Automotive hose manufacturer hit by ransomware, shuts down production control system

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A US subsidiary of Nichirin Co., a Japan-based company manufacturing and selling automotive hoses and hose parts, has been hit with ransomware, which resulted in the shut down of the subsidiary’s network and production control system. What happened? According to a press release published by Nichirin Co. on Wednesday, the affected subsidiary is Texas-based NICHIRIN-FLEX U.S.A., which experienced “unauthorized access from the outside” on June 14, 2022, and resulted in their server(s?) getting infected with … More

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