Ransomware attack hits 99 countries with UK hospitals among targets
Well there we are. It wasn’t specifically targeted at the NHS, although it was certainly a high profile organisation that had the misfortune to be affected first and get all of the media attention.
Now can we draw from this the conclusion that it is a bad idea to put all your eggs in one (Windows) basket? If Microsoft weren’t so dominant in the desktop environment this sort of attack would not have had such a massive impact.