US Subsidiary of Automotive Hose Maker Nichirin Hit by Ransomware

cybercrime NEWS & INDUSTRY

A US subsidiary of Nichirin, a Japanese company that makes hoses for the automotive industry, was recently hit by ransomware.

The company said on Wednesday in a press release written in Japanese that the attack, aimed at Nichirin-Flex USA, was discovered on June 14. Other Nichirin subsidiaries do not appear to be affected.

read more