The Untold Story of a Crippling Ransomware Attack

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Ransomware Attacks


The attacks against public sector organizations, like local councils, schools, or universities, are quite powerful,” says Jamie MacColl, a cybersecurity and threat researcher at the RUSI think tank who is researching the societal impact of ransomware. “It’s not like the energy grids going down or like a water supply being disrupted … but it’s things that are crucial to the day-to-day existence.”