GPS device and services provider Garmin on Monday confirmed that the worldwide outage that took down the vast majority of its offerings for five days was caused by a ransomware attack. "Garmin Ltd. was the victim of a cyber attack that encrypted some of our systems on July 23, 2020," the company wrote in a Monday morning post.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Garmin Haxxor Attack Aftermath
Special thanks to readers who sent info on this one . . . Because we have the dumbest of watches, the story didn't resonate but this round-up offers a nice overview for those interested about the extent of the digital drama for a company with a great many local workers . . . Read more: