The company said that its IT infrastructure was targeted by a ransom ware attack, this has affected a few systems.“We would like to assure you that the technical team of the company along with a specialized team of cybersecurity experts and the management responded promptly and initiated necessary precautions and protocols to mitigate the impact of this incident,” the company stated in the regulatory filing.The firm added that we are taking every measure to restore the affected systems and is actively working on resolving this issue, and we will keep updated on our progress.Kansai Nerolac Paints has been at the forefront of paint manufacturing pioneering a wide spectrum of quality paints. The company is one of the leading paint companies in India and is the leader in Industrial paints. The company has eight strategically located manufacturing units all over India and a strong dealer network across the country. The company manufactures a diversified range of products ranging from decorative paints coatings for homes, offices, hospitals, and hotels to sophisticated industrial coatings for most of the industries.The company reported consolidated net profit of Rs 738 crore in Q1 FY24, steeply higher than Rs 156.32 crore posted in Q1 FY23. Net sales rose 5.1% year on year to Rs 2,156.80 crore in Q1 FY24 over Q1 FY23.Kansai Nerolac Paints rose 0.70% to Rs 329.75 on the BSE.