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3/11/2021
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Molson Coors Beer Operations Halted by Hack

No details yet disclosed on the cyberattack.

Molson Coors, one of the nation's largest beer makers, halted production this week after hackers disrupted company operations.

In a regulatory filing, company officials said the cyberattack has taken its systems offline, and delayed production and shipments. Details about the nature of the attack were not disclosed.

"Molson Coors experienced a systems outage that was caused by a cybersecurity incident," the company said in a statement.

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The company is looking into the incident and is working to get systems back up as quickly as possible. A forensic IT firm is assisting with the investigation.

The details of the SEC filing are here.

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