Ubisoft Was the Victim of a Cyber Security Incident

Ubisoft Entertainment is a French video game corporation that has headquarters all around the globe.

Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, For Honor, Just Dance, Prince of Persia, Rabbids, Rayman, Tom Clancy’s, and Watch Dogs are among its video game brands.

What Happened?

It has been confirmed by video game publisher Ubisoft that it has suffered from a “cyber security incident” that has caused interruption to its games, systems, and online services.

Last week, Ubisoft experienced a cyber security incident that caused temporary disruption to some of our games, systems, and services. Our IT teams are working with leading external experts to investigate the issue. As a precautionary measure we initiated a company-wide password reset. Also, we can confirm that all our games and services are functioning normally and that at this time there is no evidence any player personal information was accessed or exposed as a by-product of this incident.

Source

As BleepingComputer reports, a number of Ubisoft consumers had experienced difficulties accessing their Ubisoft service last week, prompting the company to make the disclosure.

Source

In this case, it looks that the data extortion gang LAPSUS$, which has claimed credit for hacking into Samsung, NVIDIA, and Mercado

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