Threat Actors Accessed UK Military Data From Weakest Link


On the 13th of August, The LockBit Ransomware group added a new victim to its list. The victim supplier, manufacturing company Zaun, expressed its belief that no classified information had been downloaded. However, reports suggested that the attackers acquired data that could grant access to some of the United Kingdom’s most critical military and research facilities according to The Register.Zaun specializes in high-security perimeter fencing and, while not officially recognized as a government-approved security contractor, is authorized for government use through the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI).

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