Global Cyber Attack Hits Hospitals, Schools, And Companies Worldwide

Business | May 13, 2017, Saturday // 11:22| Views: | Comments: 0
  • Send to Kindle
Bulgaria: Global Cyber Attack Hits Hospitals, Schools, And Companies Worldwide pixabay.com

A global cyber attack use hacking tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National security Agency (NSA) hit tens of thousands of computers worldwide, reported Reuters.

The cyber hackers tricked victims into opening spam emails which appeared to contain security warnings, job offers and invoices.

To restore access of the encrypted data, are demanded 300 to 600 dollars. 

The major attack affects 99 countries as the top targets are Russia, Taiwan and Ukraine. 

Business » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Tags: global cyber attack, NSA, encrypted data, 99 countries, hackers
Expats.bg All Are Welcome! Join Now!
Advertisement
Advertisement
Please, log in to post a comment.
» To the forumComments (0)
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria