Americanas and Submarino websites go offline after suspected hacker attack

The Lojas Americanas and Submarino websites were taken offline on Sunday (20) and there is still no timetable for their reopening.| Photo: EduardoP/CreativeCommons

The Lojas Americanas and Submarino websites went offline on Sunday (20) and their reopening is still not scheduled. According to a statement from the brands parent company, unauthorized access has been identified and therefore the pages have been temporarily suspended, until the issue is identified. During an attempt to access the sites, the user is informed of a “DNS Failure”. In a statement, the company says it is working with strict security protocols to prevent and mitigate risks and that a team of experts is working to assess the extent of the problem and normalize e-commerce operations as soon as possible. without setting a deadline. According to Americanas, the brand’s physical stores continue to operate as normal.

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