Hacker allegedly attacked the servers of Noida based Haldiram’s snacks Private Limited with ransomware, stealing sensitive data and demanding a ransom of Rs. 7.5 lakh to release the information.
The unidentified accused hacked the server of the company based in the industrial Sector 62 of Noida using a cyber malware popularly called ‘Ransomware Attack’, the police said.
Officials said that the data stolen included Financial and employee information, data on payroll, retail sales, purchase, inventory of the company. “This was a pre-planned conspiracy,”the complaint stated.
The Noida police said they have taken up investigation and its Cyber Cell is working on the case.