27/10/2022 - 16:00
Following containment, our IT security experts have found no evidence of any ongoing threats in the network. We are constantly monitoring using an industry-leading endpoint, detection and response system.
21/10/2022 - 14:35
We have successfully obtained an interim injunction from the High Court against the threat actor.
21/10/2022 - 10:25
We have notified our manufacturers and staff about the incident.
21/10/2022 - 10:20
We have reported this with The National Cyber Security Centre https://www.ncsc.gov.uk, the Information Commissioner’s Office https://ico.org.uk and the police.
21/10/2022 - 10:15
Pendragon are currently responding to an IT security incident and will provide additional updates as soon as they become available.
We are continuing to service our customers and communities as normal.
Pendragon Press Office Official Statement
We have identified suspicious activity on part of our IT systems and have confirmed we experienced an IT security incident. This has not affected our ability to operate, and we continue to service our customers and communities as normal.
Upon discovery, we took immediate steps to contain the incident. Our security specialists launched an extensive investigation to assess fully what has happened and we’ll be keeping our customers and partners updated. To add, the Pinewood Dealer Management System was and remains completely unaffected.
We have reported this with The National Cyber Security Centre https://www.ncsc.gov.uk, the Information Commissioner’s Office https://ico.org.uk, The FCA https://www.fca.org.uk and the police.