Major car dealer suffers ransomware attack

One of Europe’s largest car dealers, Emil Frey, confirmed the attack took place in January

Emil Frey, a Swiss car dealer has released a statement confirming that they were hit with a ransomware attack last month.

The company, which is ranked as the number 1 car dealership in Europe, showed up on the list of victims for the Hive ransomware on February 1 later confirming that they were attacked in January.

“We have restored and restarted our commercial activity already days after the incident on January 11, 2022,” a spokesperson said. The company declined to answer more questions about whether customer information was accessed. Read more:

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