bbc.com 29 Apr, 2021 23:30 am

Ransomware gangs target firms, schools and hospitals

Ransomware gangs target firms, schools and hospitals
More than 60 tech firm and law enforcement leaders want aggressive, urgent action against ransomware.

Ransomware gangs target firms, schools and hospitals Ransomware gangs target firms, schools and hospitals Close A global coalition of more than 60 leaders from technology companies and law enforcement is calling for “aggressive and urgent” action against ransomware.Ransomware gangs are routinely targeting schools, local government and hospitals.Published 47 minutes ago Section BBC News Subsection EuropeThe BBC’s cyber reporter Joe Tidy spoke with two victims of recent attacks.

Microsoft, Amazon, the FBI and the NCA have all joined the Ransomware Task Force in making nearly 50 recommendations to governments.

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