RA World attacks Innomotive Systems Hainichen GmbH

Incident Date:

April 3, 2024

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RA World attacks Innomotive Systems Hainichen GmbH


Innomotive Systems Hainichen GmbH


Ra World


Hainichen, Germany

Saxony, Germany

First Reported

April 3, 2024

Ransomware Group Targets Automotive Supplier

Ransomware group RA World has claimed an attack on Innomotive-Systems-Hainichen-GmbH. No further details have been given. Innomotive Systems Hainichen has been a traditional supplier of automotive parts for many years. It specializes in manufacturing various automotive components, including vehicle hinges, door retainers, and unique products like oil pumps and aluminum components.

The RA World Ransomware Gang

The RA World (previously the RA Group) ransomware gang has successfully breached entities around the globe since it first reared its ugly head in April 2023. This ransomware group operates by first exfiltrating victims' data, followed by deploying its encryption malware. The group behind it maintains both TOR and non-TOR websites for leaking stolen data. Moreover, the ransomware is programmed to eliminate Volume Shadow Copies and system backups, stopping any attempts at system recovery in their tracks.

Infection Pathway and Impact

Specific details regarding the infection pathway utilized by the RA World are not available. However, it is unlikely to deviate significantly from methods employed by other ransomware collectives. Instances of RA World ransomware have been identified through submissions to a publicly accessible file scanning service originating from various countries, including the Netherlands, France, the United Kingdom, the Czech Republic, Poland, Colombia, and Japan.

At present, the data leak sites associated with the ransomware name 23 victims distributed across several countries, including Germany, the UK, the US, Italy, Poland, India, Taiwan, Mexico, France, Thailand, and Korea.

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