Friday, May 12, 2017

Massive ransomware cyberattack in U.K. Hits 16 Health Institutions, many doctors reported that they could not retrieve their patients’ files, but not to worry - no patient information was looked at or compromised

Perhaps doctors and nurses are clairvoyant?  Who needs records, anyway?

Cyberattack in U.K. Hits 16 Health Institutions
New York Times


Live IT or live with IT said...

Prediction: No one at the government or hospital will be fired or even reprimanded. Vendors will actually make more billing to address the flaws.

Anonymous said...

IT vendors should be sued for negligence embodied in their failure to warn that their devices and the information on them were vulnerable and insecure.