Wipro confirms data breach ahead of its Q4 results today - News Summed Up

Wipro confirms data breach ahead of its Q4 results today


New Delhi: On a day its supposed to declare its March quarter (Q4) results, Wipro Ltd on Tuesday confirmed reports about a phishing attack on its IT systems without giving out any details on the extent and effect of the hacking. “We detected a potentially abnormal activity in a few employee accounts on our network due to an advanced phishing campaign. The company added it is collaborating with its partners to "collect and monitor advanced threat intelligence for enhancing security posture". According to one of the sources, Wipro is building a new private email network as they believed that the attackers had breached their email system. Ahead of its Q4 results annoucement today, Wipro shares were 1.93% lower at ₹282.60 apiece on the BSE on a day the benchmark Sensex hit a new record high.


Source: Mint April 16, 2019 07:07 UTC



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