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Canadian Firm Canpar Express Becomes Ransomware Attack Victim

A Canadian shipping company, Canpar, has emerged as the latest prey to a ransomware attack. The incident caused huge business disruption.

Reportedly, the Canadian shipping company Canpar has recently become a victim of a ransomware attack. Following the cyberattack, the firm’s moving and shipping services experienced disruptions alongside a site-wide outage.

The company confirmed the incident via a post on their official Facebook page. As revealed, the company experienced a ransomware attack on August 19, 2020. The attack affected some of its systems.

Nonetheless, they confirm that the incident did not affect customers’ data in any manner.

As stated in the post,

Upon detecting the attack, the firm took steps for remediation and started investigations.

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