TSMC blames integrator for hack

Chipmaker has ceased sharing data with Kinmax Technology

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TSMC blames integrator for hack
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TSMC blames integrator for hack

LockBit has demanded $70 million from TSMC to not post stolen data on its dark web site.

Taiwanese chip giant TSMC confirmed it suffered impacts from a data breach Friday, which the contract manufacturer blamed on a cyberattack against a system integrator that had supplied the company ...

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