Global Ransomware Attack Based On Stolen Nsa Tools Cripples Computer Networks Worldwide

Global Ransomware Attack Based On Stolen Nsa Tools Cripples Computer Networks Worldwide


15-May-2017

A global cyber attack apparently based on stolen US National Security Agency’s surveillance tools engulfed over 100 countries on Friday affecting tens of thousands of machines worldwide, that included Spanish telecommunications giant Telefnica, operations at the Russian Interior Ministry, and Britain’s National Health Services (NHS), where hospitals were disrupted and medical procedures were stalled.