Attackers broke into Perceptics’ network and stole its internal files. The stolen files that contain sensitive data are made available on the dark web for free.
Perceptics is a company that provides license plate readers, license plate recognition systems, and vehicle identification products.
On May 23, 2019, a hacker who goes under the name ‘Boris Bullet-Dodger’ contacted The Register, alerting them about Perceptics hack, and provided a list of files stolen from Perceptics' network as proof.
The list of stolen files
What data was involved?
A spokesperson for Perceptics confirmed that the company was aware that its network had been hacked and noted that the company is conducting an investigation on the incident.