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UK hospital meltdown after ransomware worm uses NSA vuln to raid IT

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Неверная цель, выключите ее

Talk about poking a sleeping bear with a stick.

Malware was happily making money by hitting thousands of individuals with a $300 demand.

Malware wanders onto the systems of a beloved national institution.

Government facing an imminent election so will demand action.

New GCHQ unit (NCSC) looking to make a name for itself.

Whether they find the source, this malware group have just engaged an adversary that they probably wanted to avoid.

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