Category Archives: Cyber Security

British Hospitals Report Major Computer Issues in Apparent Cyberattack

A large cyberattack crippled computer systems at hospitals across England on Friday, with appointments canceled, phone lines down and patients turned away. Britain’s National Health Service said hospitals were hit by an apparent “ransomware” attack, but there was no immediate evidence that patient data had been accessed.

This $5 Device Can Hack Into Your Computer Even If It’s Locked

With all the data you keep on your laptop, it makes sense you wouldn’t want someone poking around in there. But so long as you make sure to lock your computer with a password whenever you walk away from it, what could really go wrong? A lot. A whole heck of a lot.