WannaCry: the ransomware attack on the NHS and what we can learn from it

The global malware infection WannaCry spread across computers in over 48 NHS organisations in May 2017, raising questions about how protected NHS data are. Matt Willis explains how these attacks happen and writes that, although healthcare organizations are a prime target, it is unlikely that the NHS was deliberately attacked. On Friday, May 12 2017, a global malware infection of … Continue reading WannaCry: the ransomware attack on the NHS and what we can learn from it