On Thursday, TV2 revealed that the party Labour's parliamentary group had been subjected to a hacker attack from an operator the Police Security Service (PST) connects to a foreign intelligence.
On Wednesday, Labor was informed by PST that the party had been the victim of an attempted digital attack through email.
According to PST, the group behind the hacking is related to foreign intelligence.
In a letter from Labor, representatives and employees are informed about the malicious e-mail that was sent on November 9, the day after the US presidential election last year.
Hans Kristian Amundsen says to TV 2 that the email appeared to have been sent from the Harvard university in the US. The email contained an invitation to learn more about the US presidential election and those who influenced it.
- The design was serious, and the content tailor made for those who were interested in the US election, says Amundsen.
On Friday, PST confirmed that also the Defense, Foreign Affairs, the Norwegian Radiation Protection, a college and PST itself, were hit by a comprehensive computer network operation from the Russian hacker group APT 29, also called "Cozy Bear."
DON'T MISS A POST - FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK!
Comments at Speisa are unmoderated. We do believe in free speech, but posts using foul language, as well as abusive, hateful, libelous and genocidal posts, will be deleted if seen. However, if a comment remains on the site, it in no way constitutes an endorsement by Speisa of the sentiments contained therein.comments powered by Disqus
Attack against tourist hotel in Tunisia
So far there are reports of 13 people shot and killed in an attack on a tourist hotel in Tunisia, at a popular destination for Western charter tourists.