Hackers attack Haldiram’s servers, demand Rs 7.5 lakh

Tanmayee Tyagi reports:

Unidentified hackers attacked the servers of Noida-based Haldiram’s Snacks private limited with ransomware, stealing sensitive data and demanding a ransom of Rs 7.5 lakh to release the information. A case was registered at Noida Sector 58 police station on Wednesday.

The incident occurred on the intervening night of July 12 and 13 when issues were reported with the company server which later turned out to be ransomware attacks.

Read more on Hindustan Times.

It seems they are first disclosing an incident that occurred in July, and it sounds like a damaging breach, as they attackers reportedly exfiltrated “financial and employee information, data on payroll, retail sales, purchases, inventory of the company.”

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