alphv attacks Purvis Industries

Incident Date:

June 14, 2022

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alphv attacks Purvis Industries


Purvis Industries




Dallas, USA

Texas, USA

First Reported

June 14, 2022

Purvis Industries Suffers Ransomware Attack

Purvis Industries, a prominent entity in the manufacturing sector, recently fell victim to a ransomware attack orchestrated by the group known as ALPHV. This incident was disclosed on the dark web leak site utilized by the perpetrators, where they took credit for the breach. As a key player in the industrial product domain, Purvis Industries operates 12 business units, offering a diverse array of products and services.

The company's portfolio, detailed on their official website, spans gear reducers and gearmotors, bearings, belts, sheaves & pulleys, chains & sprockets, couplings, motor controls & drives, electric motors, pneumatics, hydraulics, clutches, and brakes. Given its substantial footprint in the industrial sector, Purvis Industries represents an attractive target for cybercriminals. The manufacturing industry is frequently targeted by ransomware attacks, primarily due to the significant operational disruptions and financial losses that can ensue. While specific vulnerabilities exploited in this attack were not disclosed, it is widely recognized that ransomware campaigns often leverage outdated software, unpatched systems, and weak password policies.

This recent breach underscores the persistent threat posed by ransomware groups and highlights the critical importance of implementing comprehensive cybersecurity strategies. Manufacturing entities, in particular, should intensify their efforts to secure their systems and data against ransomware threats.


  • Purvis Industries Website
  • United States Court of Appeals - Unfortunately, a specific URL cannot be provided without more context on the related case or document.
  • JAMA Network - Unfortunately, a specific URL cannot be provided without more context on the related article or study.
  • Tripp Purvis on LinkedIn
  • Purvis Industries News - Unfortunately, a specific URL cannot be provided without more context on the related news article or press release.

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