It’s been over two weeks now since Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest producers of aluminium, was hit by a ransomware attack that hit 160 of its plants worldwide, forcing many of its sites to switch to manual operations.
And they’re handling things really rather well…
You can’t help but get the feeling that this was a highly-organised extortion attempt against Norsk Hydro.
Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest producers of aluminium, says that it is battling an “extensive cyber-attack” that first hit its systems on Monday evening and then escalated overnight.
Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.