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‘WannaCry’ Ransomware Attack Stymies Global PCs

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News video: ‘WannaCry’ Ransomware Attack Stymies Global PCsGeek.com has reported that last week Ransomware WannaCry ripped through hundreds of thousands of PCs in what is considered the largest ever cyber-extortion scheme. According to reports, the malicious software spread to at least 300,000 devices globally, including the UK’s National Health Service. The attack left hospitals crippled as operations were canceled, ambulances diverted, and patient records made unavailable in England and Scotland, The Guardian reported.

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Transcript: ‘WannaCry’ Ransomware Attack Stymies Global PCs

Geek.com has reported that last week Ransomware WannaCry ripped through hundreds of thousands of PCs in what is considered the largest ever cyber-extortion scheme.

According to reports, the malicious software spread to at least 300,000 devices globally, including the UK’s National Health Service.

The attack left hospitals crippled as operations were canceled, ambulances diverted, and patient records made unavailable in England and Scotland.



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