Giant Group Suffers Ransomware, Contractors Left Unpaid

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Sep 30, 2021 04:09 am PST

BACKGROUND:

Giant Group has admitted its computer systems which pay thousands of umbrella company contractors each week have been hacked. The contractors were informed of the compromise on 22nd of September and all affected systems were taken offline. It is suspected it is a ransomware attack since both Giant Umbrella and Giant Accounts portals are offline.