New South Wales’ Transport agency extorted by ransomware gang after Accellion attack


The transport system for the Australian state of New South Wales has suffered a data breach after the Clop ransomware exploited a vulnerability to steal files.

Transport for NSW is New South Wales’ transport system in charge of the buses, ferries, regional air operators, and cargo transportation.

Last week, Transport for NSW disclosed that their agency suffered a data breach after their secure file-sharing system, Accellion FTA, was attacked and hackers stole data.

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Source: Bleeping Computer