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Ransomware cyberattack takes down Norwegian aluminum company’s entire worldwide operations

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Ransomware cyberattack takes down Norwegian aluminum company’s entire worldwide operations

A major ransomware cyberattack that has taken down the Norsk Hydro’s entire worldwide network, affecting operations, worldwide production and their 35,000 employees.

Our entire worldwide network is down.

IT-systems in most business areas are impacted and the company has switched to manual operations where possible.

There have been no personnel safety-related issues.

The company will reinstall from their backup data and will not pay the ransom.

Hydro is working to contain and neutralize the attack, and is yet to know the full extent of the impact.

 

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