P2021-ND-313

Alberta Beef Producers

The Organization was the subject of a cyber security breach, which began on June 27, 2021 and ended on June 28, 2021. The attacker targeted the Organization?s online payment system and gained unauthorized access using stolen credentials of an employee of the Organization. The attacker was unsuccessful in attempts to make fraudulent payments; however, personal information for some of the Organization?s vendors could have been exposed. The Organization reported, ?the attackers plan was to alter the banking details of our vendors to re-direct payments to accounts that the attacker controlled.?

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Categories: 2021
Tags: Unauthorized access