Swiss heavy equipment company Aebi Schmidt apparently was hit with a ransomware attack earlier this week.

The company has not issued a public report on the incident, but told TechCrunch that its Windows environment had been hit with malware and the company had shut down that portion of its network while it deals with the situation.

Aebi Schmidt employees had been sent home due to the attack, which was described as ransomware, TechCrunch reported, citing other sources at the company.

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