2021-09-24 TELKONET INC Cybersecurity Incident

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TELKONET INC initially disclosed a cybersecurity incident in an SEC 8-K filing on 2021-09-24 16:45:38 EDT.

Incident Details

Material: Unknown
Is Breach: Unknown
Records Compromised: Unknown
Data Types Impacted: No Data Types Tracked (yet)

Compromised Date:
Detected Date: 2021-09-20
Disclosure Date: 2021-09-24
Contained Date:
Recovered Date:

Attack Goal: Unknown

Costs: No Costs Tracked (yet)


8-K filed on 2021-09-24

TELKONET INC filed an 8-K at 2021-09-24 16:45:38 EDT
Accession Number: 0001683168-21-004471

Item 8.01 Other Events.

On September 20, 2021, Telkonet, Inc. suffered what it believed to be a cyber-attack impacting certain internal systems. Promptly upon discovery of the incident, the Company began working with cyber defense professionals to analyze and remediate this incident. On September 21, 2021, the Company’s cyber response advisers determined that the incident was due to ransomware. The Company has notified law enforcement and will provide any notices that may be required by applicable law. Systems recovery efforts are in process and being implemented as quickly as possible, and the Company is working to maintain the business operations and to minimize the impact on all parties. Although the Company is working to respond to this incident and will continue to do so, the incident has caused and may continue to cause minimal interruptions in parts of the Company’s operations.

Company Information

SIC DescriptionAuto Controls For Regulating Residential & Comml Environments
TickerTKOI - OTC
CategoryNon-accelerated filer
Smaller reporting company
Fiscal Year EndDecember 30