Westrock Computer Hack: “The Security Teams at WESTROCK, assisted by leading cyber protection firms, continue to remedy and recover from the incident. Except for others, operations of the business are constantly operating and distributing to customers. We use alternate methods of handling and shipping orders in places where technology problems have been found.
WestRock Co., a paper and packaging giant based in Atlanta, said Monday that it was struck by a ransomware attack that disrupted its operational and IT systems.
According to a Jan. 25 statement, WestRock’s security teams are collaborating with cyber defense companies to address the problem. Law enforcement was informed as well.
“In the announcement, WestRock (NYSE: WRK) said, “Systems recovery efforts are in progress and are being implemented as quickly as possible, and teams are working to sustain the business operations of the organization and to minimize the effects on its clients and teammates.