Cybercriminals Target Industrial Giant ThyssenKrupp Once More


ThyssenKrupp, a major producer of steel and industrial engineering in Germany, has confirmed once more that it is a target of cybercriminals.

The company told Security Week that the attack is thought to have been carried out by “organized crime.” “Affected areas currently include some of ThyssenKrupp’s Corporate and Materials Services divisions. At this time, it is possible to rule out any impact on the other business segments and divisions, according to a ThyssenKrupp Materials Services spokesperson.

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The same statement claims that the IT security team of the business quickly identified the incident and stopped the attackers from doing any damage. Furthermore, there is no proof that data has been lost or altered. The business declined to confirm whether a known ransomware group was responsible for the attack.

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