NCR Corp. reported a ransomware assault occurred on Thursday that impacted a few of its restaurant prospects, the corporate introduced in a press launch.
The assault brought about an outage at an information heart.
NCR instantly suggested prospects of the assault and enacted its cybersecurity protocol, participating exterior specialists to comprise the incident and start the restoration course of.
The corporate has tapped inner specialists, exterior forensic cybersecurity specialists and federal legislation enforcement to research the incident.
“We imagine this incident is proscribed to particular performance in Aloha cloud-based companies and Counterpoint,” the corporate said within the press launch. “Presently, our ongoing investigation additionally signifies that no buyer methods or networks are concerned. None of our ATM, digital banking, funds or different retail merchandise are processed at this information heart.”
Whereas in-restaurant purchases and transactions proceed to function, affected prospects have decreased capabilities on particular Aloha cloud-based and Counterpoint performance that has impacted their skill to handle restaurant administrative capabilities.
NCR is working to determine different performance for purchasers, totally restore impacted information and functions and to boost its cyber safety protections.