Ransomware can kill a business

Andy Halsall Security, Technology

If you run a small business, protecting yourself from ransomware and other online threats could be the difference between success and failure. The aptly named, ‘WannaCry’ ransom-ware attack attracted more attention than most online security threats and rightly so given impact it had on the NHS, and elsewhere. But it is only one small part of the current threat picture …

The Media Politics of NHScyberattack

Loz Kaye News, Security, Technology

NHS IT is not healthy, a strong and stable response from government, society and the media is needed to build immunity. The global WannaCrypt ransomware attack has pushed information security front and centre of the media and political agenda. Just four days after the initial outbreak on the 12th of May there were more than 200,000 victims in over 150 …