Financial Data for Multiple Companies Dumped Online in Failed Extortion Bid


Potential victims reportedly include Oracle, Volkswagen, Airbus and Porsche.

Potentially sensitive financial data belonging to an unknown number of customers of Citycomp, a German provider of multi-vendor maintenance and infrastructure services to many large organizations, has been leaked publicly following the company’s refusal to accede to a cyber-extortion attempt.

Motherboard earlier on Tuesday said it had learned of attackers breaking into Citycomp’s network, stealing customer data, and threatening to release the data publicly if certain demands were not met.

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