Infosys’ US-based unit McCamish Systems has been attacked with ransomware. The impact and nature of this attack have not been revealed yet.
According to sources, Infosys’ US-based unit McCamish Systems has been attacked with ransomware. The impact and nature of this attack have not been revealed yet. Online chronicler Cybersecurity Insiders said the incident appeared to involve a ransomware variant. However, more details will be revealed after extensive investigation.
It has been said, ‘Infosys McCamish Systems is implementing several measures to reduce the risks posed by this incident.’ McCamish Systems, a subsidiary of Infosys BPM, said in a stock exchange filing on Friday that it has been affected by a cyber security incident. As a result of this incident, some applications and systems were unavailable at McCamish.
McCamish is a platform based BPO firm that provides services to the financial services sector. The company provides services to clients supporting life insurance, annuity products and retirement plans. McCamish is also a software reseller that provides software products and services to industry specific customers.
Cyber Security Insiders report said, ‘Some people on social media like Reddit, Was advised to work 70 hours a week. ‘No statement has come from the company on this.