The CPH Group has checked its IT systems after the cyber attack and restored them with its own resources. Production should resume at the affected sites worldwide no later than in the course of Thursday, 13 January 2022.
Perlen, 12 January 2022 – In an elaborate effort, all IT systems of the CPH Group worldwide were checked and restored from the backup systems in the past days together with external cyber specialists. "Thanks to the extraordinary efforts of the IT teams, several terabytes of data on a large number of servers worldwide were restored in record time," says Peter Schildknecht, CEO of the CPH Group.
The CPH Group's IT systems were shut down in a controlled manner on 7 January 2022, following a cyber attack, and production at the Perlen and Müllheim sites had to be halted. After the main IT systems are back in operation, production at the affected sites should resume no later than in the course of Thursday, 13 January 2022.
The CPH Group does not expect a material impact on the business performance in 2022.
CPH is an internationally active and diversified industrial group which is headquartered in Switzerland. The CPH Group develops, manufactures and distributes chemical products, wood-based paper and pharmaceutical packaging films. The Group and its subsidiaries maintain production facilities in Switzerland, Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the USA, Brazil and China. The shares of its holding company CPH Chemie + Papier Holding AG are listed on the SIX
Swiss Exchange (ticker: CPHN)