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15 May 2017

Ransomware - Cyber Attacks

Members will be aware of the news reports of the significant cyber-attacks involving Ransomware which took place globally over the weekend.

News reports suggest that the threat level remains very high at present.

Members are encouraged to click on the following links and read the advice being offered.


  • Keep your organisation's security software patches up to date
  • Use proper anti-virus software services
  • Back up the data that matters to you, because you can't be held to ransom for data you hold somewhere else

As indicated by most cyber security experts this crisis is far from over.

Please remain vigilant of emails received which contain hyperlinks and attachments.



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