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WannaCry Outbreak: Microsoft Issues Emergency XP Patch

Researcher Accidentally Blocks New Infections, But Warns Fix is Temporary Microsoft has issued emergency security updates for some unsupported operating systems to protect against the global WannaCry ransomware outbreak. In addition, a researcher has accidentally disabled new infections from crypto-locking …

GDPR: a quick start guide

We look at how UK organisations can prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation On 28 May 2018 the EU’s ambitious General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force, with the aim of strengthening data privacy and protection for all …

The NHS trusts hit by malware – full list

Global cyber-attack hits 40 NHS trusts in England and Scotland, compromising IT systems that underpin patient safety The cyber-attack affected 40 NHS trusts in England and 11 health boards and the ambulance service in Scotland. I’m told that staff have …