Burton Confirms Details of Cyber Attack


Some sensitive customer information was “potentially” accessed or stolen last February. Burton Snowboards has revealed more details. NEW

The attack was discovered on February 11th and the company cancelled all online orders and asked people to go into physical shops.

It launched an immediate investigation.

“The investigation identified a limited number of files and folders as potentially accessed or taken by an unknown actor,” Burton told affected customers in notification letters recently sent out.

See here for the full letter.

We reported the attack on PlanetSKI at the time:

Burton also notified relevant state and federal regulators at the time.

“We encourage you to remain vigilant against incidents of identity theft and fraud by reviewing your account statements and monitoring your free credit reports for suspicious activity and to detect errors,” it said in the letter.

Burton has its Head office in Burlington, Vermont, USA.

It also has offices in Australia, Austria, Canada, California, China, and Japan.

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