Fastshop suffers attack and is charged not to have its data leaked

FastShop was invaded by hackers this Thursday morning (23) at 00:28 and had several corporate data, users, among others, according to the criminal organization. Founded over 3 decades ago, the company is a retailer of electronics and home appliances. In 2020, the company already had more than 100 physical stores, in addition to selling through digital channels (e-commerce).

In the tweet posted by the hacker using the official Fastshop profile, it is said that the administrator should contact via Telegram “@nwgenceo”. The criminal’s objective is to negotiate the data leak, as several sensitive information has been accessed by him. Check out the original message and the translation below.

Hello FastShop ADMIN

In the last 72 hours, Fastshop TI and CLOUD system suffered an extortion attack

We gained access to some TB of your data from VCenter and various cloud services, AWS, AZURE, IBM, GITLAB

Data includes source codes | PCI DATA | Various user and corporate data.

We are happy to do business with you to prevent this data from being leaked | and to help solve problems.

We advise you to contact our telegram @nwgenceo

Bizarrely, at 23:20 on Wednesday (22), Fastshop had posted a notice on Twitter informing its followers that they would be closing all of their stores until the 26th of June and that online orders would be postponed to the 27th. /06. Check out the tweet below:

Fastshop releases statement clarifying what happened

After the invasion of its systems, Fastshop entered communicated to the press saying:

Fast Shop informs that it has identified an attempt of unauthorized access to the company’s systems. As a form of prevention, the company activated the security protocols, and for this reason, the website and the app were temporarily unavailable, but they are already restored and working normally. We emphasize that all stores remain open and operating regularly throughout the country. We emphasize that the entire information base of the company is under strict security processes and there was no evidence of damage to our customers’ data.

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