February 4, 2023

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Volvo Cars hit by cyber attack

Volvo Cars hit by cyber attack
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Geely’s Volvo Autos has described a cybersecurity breach.

In a assertion, the automaker explained it experienced “become mindful that a person of its file repositories has been illegally accessed by a 3rd bash.

“Investigations so far verify that a confined quantity of the company’s R&D home has been stolen for the duration of the intrusion. [We have] before right now concluded, based on information obtainable, that there may be an impact on the company’s procedure.

“After detecting the unauthorised accessibility, the business right away implemented stability countermeasures such as ways to prevent further more accessibility to its home and notified pertinent authorities.

“Volvo Autos is conducting its individual investigation and doing work with 3rd-bash professionals to investigate the home theft.

“The business does not see, with at present obtainable information, that this has an impact on the security or stability of its customers’ automobiles or their personal details.”