Cyber-attack Shuts Down Australia’s Largest Beer Brewer, Lion

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Jun 12, 2020 02:55 am PST

Lion, Australia’s largest beer brewer, has confirmed it has been forced to shut down production after being hit by a cyber-attack on Monday, according to ABC Online. The company is working to measure the impact of the attack but has admitted it is affecting customers, suppliers and the whole supply chain. They have been forced to adopt manual systems to take orders and ship products across the country. This attack may have come at the worst time possible, as the company have that it will severely impact pubs and clubs trying to restock as coronavirus restrictions begin to ease.