Software AG data downloaded after malware attack

October 11, 2020 By [email protected]_84 Off

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German enterprise software vendor Software AG has revealed that data was downloaded from its servers and employees’ PCs following a malware attack it claims began affecting its IT infrastructure on 3 October. 

“On 5 October 2020, Software AG disclosed that it is affected by a malware attack,” the company said in a statement on 8 October. “The malware is not fully contained yet, and Software AG’s systems remain being affected by the attack.

“Today, Software AG has obtained first evidence that data was downloaded from Software AG’s servers and employee notebooks. 

“There are still no indications for services to the customers, including the cloud-based services, being disrupted. The company is refining its operations and internal processes continuously,” it added. 

The company said it was further investigating the incident and was doing everything in its power to contain the data leak and to resolve the ongoing disruption of its internal systems.

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