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.

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Aluminium plants hit by cyber-attack, global company turns to manual operations

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.

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Norwegian teenagers arrested over denial-of-service attacks

Two teenagers have been arrested in Norway in connection with a series of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against websites in the country, and elsewhere around the world.

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Hacking gang breaks into Norwegian killer’s email accounts

Anders Breivik Behring’s email accounts have been hacked into – but is that really helpful for the police investigation?

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