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Attack detail

Attack Date Location
Thursday 02 June 2022 United States of America
Target organisation Attack category
World Vision Active attack

Additional notes on attack

"Kaye-Smith [World Vision information security contractor] is the subject of a ransomware attack that locks certain Kaye-Smith systems. Kaye-Smith’s cybersecurity team and forensics experts go into action to contain the attack, eradicate the attacker, and restore secure operations." World Vision donor data was exposed.

Harm Notes
Harms linked to data breach Harms linked to data breach - attackers appear to have gained access to some World Vision donors' data, stored on the contractor's systems
Contractor used internal security systems to track attacker and determine what data was exposed
Actor type Actor name(s)
Unknown Unknown
Attacker agenda
Financial gain
Source Source name
Organization disclosure World Vision
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