Nokia 'paid blackmail hackers millions'

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  1. MIG-31

    MIG-31 Old time Member.. Staff Member

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    Finnish mobile maker Nokia was blackmailed into paying hackers millions of euros, a local broadcaster has reported.
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    Source: BBC News
     
  2. Erroneus

    Erroneus Get off my lawn!

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    That's pretty crazy actually and frightening how much pressure some hackers can put on a big company like that.
     
  3. Resistor

    Resistor Get it Going..

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    Can't they get the police involve to trace the hackers.
     
  4. Teme

    Teme Super Moderator

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    The Finnish Police (National Bureau of Investigation) is investigating this. They have been for some time now. No news on progress tho...
     

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