Cyber incident
at SEMIKRON

Information on the Cyber Incident at SEMIKRON

SEMIKRON cares very much about a trustful and transparent cooperation with its customers and partners. Therefore, we would like to inform you that the SEMIKRON Group has become a victim of a cyber attack by a professional hacker group.

Nuremberg, 11.08.2022 - Communication to SEMIKRON has been reestablished

All approvals for the SEMIKRON Danfoss merger have been obtained and the cyber-attack on SEMIKRON has no impact on the merger process. Danfoss is supporting SEMIKRON in recovering from the cyber-attack on SEMIKRON Friday 29th July. One of the first priorities was to establish secure communication ways in a clean environment. Therefore, external partners (customers, suppliers, etc.) will receive emails from the @semikron-danfoss.com domain and can send Emails to this domain.

Example: firstname.surname@semikron-danfoss.com

All SEMIKRON employees have been equipped with a @semikron-danfoss.com email address.

The recovery process is running as planned.

As soon as further information will be available, we will publish them on this site.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask via semikron@deutor.support

Nuremberg, 04.08.2022 - SEMIKRON is containing the cyber incident

As informed at the beginning of the week the SEMIKRON Group has become a victim of a cyber-attack by a professional hacker group. Thanks to our strong security measures and our preventive preparations for emergencies, we are making great progress in containing the cyber incident. All necessary measures to limit possible damages have been initiated immediately.

Together with a team of external cyber security and forensic experts, we are investigating the incident, securing our systems and data, and restoring our ability to work. With this process gaining momentum we are getting an overview of the full impact of the incident.

We do not have any definite information about data leaks at this moment. As soon as more detailed information about a possible data leak is available, the potential affected customers and partners will be informed. We are supported by the responsible authorities in this investigation and in the coordination of further measures.

We are in the process of finalising our recovery plan, with the aim to minimise the disruption to our employees, customers, and partners. As soon as this is fully defined, we will share it with employees, customers and partners as well as sharing an update via our homepage.

Further updates on the situation will be published on this page regularly.

If you have any questions, remarks or indications regarding the cyber incident please contact us via E-Mail at: semikron@deutor.support

We will answer your enquiry as soon as possible.

 

Additional information for Customers:

Dear Customers,

due to the cyber incident, we are currently holding our production. As long as we cannot guarantee clearance of the cyber-attack completely from our systems, we will not have access to our landline or E-mail communication. We are however still reachable via our business mobile contacts.

We will inform you about any updates as soon as they are available. Further updates will be given to you on our homepage on a regular basis.

Thank you for your understanding!

Yours sincerely
SEMIKRON Management

Nuremberg, 01.08.2022 - Cyber Incident at SEMIKRON

The SEMIKRON Group has become a victim of a cyber-attack by a professional hacker group. As part of this attack, the perpetrators have claimed to have exfiltrated data from our system. Whether this is the case and which data are concerned is currently subject to investigation. The competent authorities for the SEMIKRON Group headquarter have been informed.

As soon as more detailed information about a possible data leak is available, any and all affected persons will be informed within the scope of applicable legal requirements. The attack has also led to a partial encryption of our IT systems and files. The entire network is currently being forensically investigated and cleaned up.

We immediately initiated all necessary measures to limit possible damage. With the support of external cyber security and forensic experts, we are investigating the incident. At the same time, we are working to restore the ability to work in order to minimise the disruption to our employees, customers and partners and to ensure the security of our IT systems. In addition, we are supported by the responsible authorities in the investigation and coordination of further measures.

If you have any questions, remarks or indications regarding the cyber incident please contact us via E-Mail at: semikron@deutor.support

We will answer your enquiry as soon as possible.

Thank you for your understanding!

Yours sincerely
SEMIKRON Management 

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