Gigabyte, a Taiwanese computer hardware company, has been attacked by ransomware. The hackers have sent threatening messages to fulfill their demands by releasing some information about the company. The hacker said the company had 120 GB of data and if the demand was not met, the information would be made public on the Dark Web.
The Taiwanese company is especially known for its high-capacity motherboards. The company provided information about the attack through its website. A company spokesman said the attack had no effect on the company’s production system. The attack affected some servers at the company’s head office.
It has also been mentioned that the affected servers have been shut down. The company said it was studying how the attack happened. It is said that the local body has also been informed about this. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post.