COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hexion Inc. (Hexion or the company) today announced it has taken steps to restore its network and resume normal operations as quickly as possible in response to a recent network security incident that prevented access to certain systems and data within the companys network.
The fellowship is currently implementing its technical recovery plan. When it discovered the incident, Hexion immediately took aggressive steps to isolate the egress by disabling certain systems and notifying the appropriate government authorities. At the current time and throughout the incident, the companys manufacturing sites, which rely on different networks, have continued to run safely and with limited interruption. The impact from the network security incident has primarily impacted the companys corporate functions.
Hexion has also taken additional precautionary measures to ensure the continued safe operations of its sites. The company remains committed to maintaining the network security with the least sum of customer disruptions. A number of Hexions information technology systems, including email correspondence, were immediately shut down to contain the emerge and continue to be restored.
Hexion is working closely with its customers and suppliers to minimize any disruption. Hexion currently does not believe that any customer, supplier or employee data was impacted as a result of this incident.