Airbus IT system suffering from a data breach that
Airbus European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company manufactures and sells civil and military aerospace products worldwide with more than 129,000 Employees.
Experts learned the cyber incidents in their Airbus “Commercial Aircraft business” information systems, but it doesn’t affect the Airbus’ commercial operations.
It was unclear that the operator behind this attack and the Airbus IT security experts are continuously monitoring this incidents.
Also, experts who have taken immediate and appropriate actions to reinforce existing security measures and to mitigate its potential impact, as well as determining its origins.
According to the Airbus Press Release, Investigations are ongoing to understand if any specific data was targeted, however we do know some personal data was accessed. This is mostly professional contact and IT identification details of some Airbus employees in Europe.
Also Company contacted with the relevant regulatory authorities and the data protection authorities pursuant to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) .
Airbus instructed to their employees to take the all necessary security precaution for this incident.