Mitsubishi, a weak link that risks Japan's national security

December 31, 2021

In January 2020), Mitsubishi Motors was the victim of a cyberattack that caused several problems; one of them, and the most relevant, was the leak of 20,000 internal documents.

Among those documents, 59 of them could put National Security at risk, according to the Ministry of Japan.

What happened after?

  1. Obviously, the content of the 59 documents mentioned has not come to light and, Japanese authorities will not say anything about it.
  2. The authorities mentioned the appropriate measures to clarify what happened. Almost a year after the cyberattack on Mitsubishi, comments continue to be made.
  3. The Ministry of Defense carried out the pertinent investigations leaving several conclusions; among them, to take critical cybersecurity measures from within.

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Authored by
Jorge Daniel Tejeda