a Swiss firm that manufactures solarise protection window treatments such as blinds, shutters, and awnings has fallen prey to a ransomware attack. Stefan Borkert reports that Griesser AG is currently only reachable by phone and email. (translation): 1 or more unknown perpetrators attacked the servers of Aadorfer Griesser ag in Switzerland with ransomware, a so-called blackmail Trojan. as the company also reports, production facilities in Aadorf, austria and France are affected. In order to preclude a possible spreading of the round in the company, the Griesser IT task ram immediately shut down various IT systems. at this time, it is not crystallise whether any customer, partner, or employee data has been stolen. Read more on Tagblatt. Griesser issued a argument on their web site to inform partners and customers and to recount them how to touch them. The firm also reassured them (translation): Griesser is prepared for such scenarios and immediately place up a task force. The internal and external experts are currently conducting a detailed investigation. All specialists are working under high pressure to resolve the IT incident as quickly as possible. Neither the companion nor the news report named the typecast of ransomware nor the amount of any ransom demand. This stake may be udpated when more information becomes available.