Norwegian Media Firm Amedia Faces Cyber-attack

Norwegian Media Firm Amedia Faces Cyber-attack

On Tuesday the second largest Norwegian media company, Amedia announced that it fell victim to a cyber-attack that forced it to shut down multiple systems. The media house owns 50 local and regional online and printed newspapers, as well as the Avisenes Nyhetsbyrå news agency.

The cyber-attack took place in the night between December 27 and December 28. It has had an impact on systems administered by Amedia Teknologi, the media giant’s central IT company. The company in a statement said that the breach has affected its ability to print newspapers.  

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