Foxconn said that the internet connection in its facility in the Americas is back to normal after the ransomware attack. The Apple supplier said an upgrade in information security level was completed in its affected facility and the ransomware had limited impact to its business operations. As per the news website Bleeping Computer, the ransomware attack on Foxconn happened over the Thanksgiving weekend and attackers demanded $34 mn in bitcoin.
Canon is believed to have been hit by a maze ransomware attack. The attack, according to Bleeping Computer, impacted services such as internal emails, teams, multiple websites and apps. Its IT service has reportedly notified the company regarding the system issues. Maze ransomware operators are suspected for this attack. Last week, Canon’s cloud storage service witnessed an outage. Maze ransomware operators have denied any role in the attack.