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American retailer Guess discloses data breach after ransomware attack

July 13, 2021

In February, American fashion brand Guess was hit by a ransomware attack, now the company is disclosing a data breach and is notifying affected customers.

The attack was likely carried out by the DarkSide ransomware gang that in April listed Guess on their data leak site claiming to have stolen over 200 GB of files.

The company investigated the security breach with the help of a cybersecurity forensic firm that determined that unauthorized actor had access to personal information stored into Guess systems.

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