Sweden News, Articles and Updates

DDoS attacks delay trains, halt transportation services in Sweden

A series of distributed of denial of service attacks aimed at Sweden's transportation services caused train delays and disrupted over travel service earlier this week.

Data security lessons from the Swedish Transport Agency breach

Ben Rafferty says one positive thing that can be taken from the Swedish Transport Agency outsourcing blunder is that your company can use this disaster to start a conversation about your own data handling and protection strategies.

ICYMI: Crypto-crash; privacy shield; AI-weapons; Alexa, Swedish breach

In Case You Missed It: Rudd crypto-crash; privacy shield invalid; AI weaponised?; Alexa pwned; Swedish breach fallout

Two Swedish officials resign over data breach fallout

Transport agency staff who sought to hide data breach at Swedish transport agency have been ousted and PM criticised for failure to disclose earlier.

Update: Swedish airports suffer potential cyber-attack

Despite being initially blamed on a cosmic storm, a service outage in Sweden late last year may have been a co-ordinated attack

Apparent DDoS attack knocks Swedish news services offline

Seven of Sweden's top online newspapers were disabled for several hours this past weekend after a series of apparent Distributed Denial of Service attacks, the Agence France-Presse has reported.