300 oil companies hacked in Norway
Published: 27 Aug 2014 09:08 GMT+02:00
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National Security Authority Norway (Nasjonal Sikkerhetsmyndighet - NSM) revealed 50 companies in the oil sector were hacked and 250 more are now being warned by the government agency. NSM is Norway's prevention unit for serious hack attacks.
The attack was the largest of its kind against Norwegian interests to take place, reported Dagens Næringsliv on Wednesday.