ERP supplier Epicor said that it recently detected and mitigated a cyber attack on a portion of its network.
“We launched an investigation in partnership with an industry-leading cybersecurity firm, and while the investigation remains ongoing, we have learned that there was unauthorized and unlawful access to a portion of our network,” Epicor CEO Steve Murphy said.
Epicor said it is working diligently to gather accurate information about the cyber attack. Epicor said its business operations have not been impacted. There are no impact on its cloud solutions and “data we host for customers.”
Clayton, Dubilier & Rice LLC (CD&R), a New York-based private equity firm, recently announced a deal to buy Epicor, based in Austin, Texas, in a deal valued at $4.7 billion, from private equity firm KKR & Co. in New York.