Recycling, Mining Provider, Tomra, Hit in ‘Extensive’ Attack

July 20, 2023


Norwegian recycling and mining corporation Tomra suffered an “extensive cyberattack” Sunday which affected some of its data systems, company officials said.
“Tomra has been targeted by an extensive cyberattack directly affecting some of the company’s data systems,” the company said in a statement. “Relevant authorities have been informed, and all available internal and external resources have been mobilized to contain and neutralize the incident.
“The attack was discovered in the morning of July 16th (CET), and immediate actions were taken to stop it and mitigate consequences. We immediately disconnected some systems to contain the attack, and Tomra is currently assessing whether customers and employees might experience reduced stability in our services. Our primary focus now is to get all systems up and running again as fast as possible."

Incident Date

July 16, 2023



Estimated Cost

Unknown at this time


Type of Malware

No Malware identified

Threat Source

No threat source identified