Which Canadian companies and organizations have been victims of a hacker attack or cyber attack?
The entries are sorted chronologically descending. Each entry has a link to a source.

Cyberattacks 2022

Flag Canada19 March 2022
Cyber attack on the city of Banff, Canada
Town of Banff, Banff, Alberta, Canada
The town of Banff is located in the province of Alberta, 140 km west of Calgary and has just under 8000 inhabitants.
https://www.rmotoday.com/banff/town-of-b...
Flag Canada3 March 2022
Cyber attack on a digital newspaper provider
PressReader, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
https://about.pressreader.com/
Flag Canada25 February 2022
Cyber attack on an aluminum manufacturing company in Canada
Aluminerie Alouette, Sept-Îles, Québec, Canada
https://www.alouette.com/medias/nouvelle...

Cyber attacks 2021

Cyber attacks & ransomware Canada in the 2nd half 2021
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Flag Canada21 December 2021
Cyber attack on a hospital in Canada
Arnprior Regional Health, Arnprior, Ontario, Canada
https://www.arnpriorregionalhealth.ca/un...
Flag Canada3 September 2021
Cyberattack on transit company in Quebec, Canada
Société de transport de l'Outaouais (STO), Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
https://www.ledroit.com/actualites/cyber...
Flag CanadaJuly 2021
Canadian consumer electronics provider hit by ransomware
D-BOX Technologies, Longueuil, Quebec, Canada
D-Box Technologies has its headquarters near Montreal in the province of Québec. Numerous systems are affected by the ransomware, and business operations are expected to be significantly disrupted for several days.
https://www.d-box.com/en/blog/2021/07/14...
Flag Canada27 April 2021
Ransomware at the Municipality of Whistler, British Columbia
The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) is located 78 miles north of Vancover and has about 12,000 inhabitants. It became the victim of a ransomware attack.
https://www.piquenewsmagazine.com/local-...
Flag CanadaFebruary 2021
Data breach at Canadian aircraft manufacturer
Bombardier, Montreal, Québec, Canada
Through a vulnerability in file transfer software.
https://bombardier.com/en/media/news/bom...

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