Tag archives: WannaCry

Large Ransomware Attack Affects Companies in Over 70 Countries

Hacker using laptop. Lots of digits on the computer screen.A large-scale ransomware attack began impacting companies and hospitals across the United States, Europe, and Asia early Friday morning.  According to reports, companies in more than 70 countries have reported incidents as of Friday afternoon. The attacks are being caused by ransomware called “WannaCry,” which quickly moves across systems to encrypt large amounts of computer … Continue reading