Saudi Aramco says Cyberattack came from organized foreign hacker group

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Saudi Arabian oil giant , Saudi Aramco said that the August Cyberattack on its computer network targeted not just the company but the kingdom’s economy as a whole

Major General Mansour Al-Turki, the Interior Ministry spokesman said in a statement that an investigation concluded that the Cyberattack was carried out by organized hackers from several different foreign countries and Aramco employees were not involved.

“It is in the interest of the investigation not to reveal any results,” Al Arabia News quoted as he saying “no Aramco employees or contractors were involved in the hacking.”

He declined to identify from which country the attack originated because the investigation is still in progress.
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