Expeditors is a Fortune 500 logistics company headquartered in Seattle, Washington, United States of America. Expeditors provide efficient and tailored supply chain solutions to customers through a worldwide network of over 350 facilities in over 100 countries and across six continents.
Expeditors International was targeted in a cyberattack forcing the corporation to shut down the majority of its global operations.
SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPD) announced that on February 20, 2022, we determined that our company was the subject of a targeted cyber-attack. Upon discovering the incident, we shut down most of our operating systems globally to manage the safety of our overall global systems environment. The situation is evolving, and we are working with global cybersecurity experts to manage the situation. While our systems are shut down we will have limited ability to conduct operations, including but not limited to arranging for shipments of freight or managing customs and distribution activities for our customers’ shipments.
The security of our systems, minimizing the impacts on our customers, and providing our customers with timely and accurate information are our highest priorities. We are conducting a thorough investigation to ensure that our systems are restored both promptly and