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Telenor Norway thwarts DDoS attack without paying NOK 2 mln ransom

Thursday 22 October 2020 | 13:06 CET | News
Telenor Norway said it suffered a cyberattack on 12 October, when towards 400 Gbps of traffic was directed to the company, followed by a NOK 2 million ransom demand to avoid more attacks. The operator said the suffered ransom Direct Denial of Service (rDDoS) attack lasted about three hours and core services had not been affected. Telenor Norge has not paid the criminals by the deadline.

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Companies: Telenor Norway
Countries: Norway
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