British hospitals, Spanish firms among targets of global ‘ransomware’ attack

LONDON/MADRID (Reuters) – A huge cyber attack leveraging hacking tools widely believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency brought disruption to Britain’s health system on Friday and infected dozens of other countries around the world, security researchers said.

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