Fortune 500 service provider says ransomware attack led to leak of more than 500k SSNs

Morley Companies, an organization that provides business services to dozens of Fortune 500 companies, said this week it was hit with a ransomware attack last year that led to the leak of sensitive information for more than 500,000 people.

In a press release, the company said the ransomware attack began on August 1 and made their data “unavailable.” Despite requests for comment, the company would not explain why it waited until now to notify the 521,046 people affected, some of whom had their Social Security numbers leaked in the attack.

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Source: ZDNet