WannaCry takes its toll locally | ITWeb

Some South African businesses have been infected by the ransomware worm making its way through computers across the world. The virus, called WannaCry, WanaCrypt0r 2.0 or WCry?, seizes control of a user’s computer and encrypts all data until a ransom is paid to the cyber criminal in the form of Bitcoin. The outbreak has infected major organizations, including the National Health Service in the UK, […]