Payment solutions giant Edenred today revealed in a statement that a malware incident affected an undisclosed number of its computing systems. The company has opened an investigation to establish the extent of the infection. Edenred is a French company that operates an intermediation platform spanning 46 countries and connecting 50 million employees and two million partner merchants via 830,000 corporate clients. “Upon detection of the attack, Edenred immediately implemented countermeasures to prevent further infection in accordance with Edenred’s established cybersecurity policies,” the company said in a statement published November 21st, 2019. The company also stated that it was notifying all relevant government regulators and authorities of the malware incident. Edenred has not provided any further information on the incident at this time.
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