Australian casino giant Crown Resorts allegedly hit by data breach
Crown Resorts is investigating a data breach claim made by a ransomware group. No customer data was compromised, says the company
Crown Resorts, an Australian casino giant, has reported a potential data breach after a ransomware group claimed to have illegally obtained some of its files.
The validity of the claim is being investigated as a priority, with law enforcement and gaming regulators being notified. However, the company stated that no customer data had been compromised, and business operations were not impacted.
This news follows a series of Australian businesses being targeted by cybercriminals, including Latitude Financial Services, Medibank, and Optus.