In its ransomware response, Norsk Hydro is an example for us all

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…

Hydro working hard to recover following ransomware attack

You can’t help but get the feeling that this was a highly-organised extortion attempt against Norsk Hydro.