ALERT: TARGETED RANSOMWARE ATTACKS ON THE UK EDUCATION SECTOR BY CYBER CRIMINALS

On 17 September, the UK National Cyber Security Centre issued an Alert saying that it has been investigating an increased number of ransomware attacks affecting education establishments in the UK, including schools, colleges and universities.  Since August 2020, it has been investigating an increased number of ransomware attacks affecting education establishments in the UK, including schools, colleges and universities.

https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/news/alert-targeted-ransomware-attacks-on-uk-education-sector

https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/news/alert-issued-following-rising-attacks-on-uk-academia

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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