Weak defences leave us wide open to ransom attacks
Crippling cyberattackJeff Blackler/REX/ShutterstockLET’S be clear about the source of the unprecedented cybercrime wave that raced round the world over the past week. The US’s National Security Agency, keen to pry open digital spyholes, created a tool called EternalBlue, which exploited a vulnerability in old versions of Microsoft Windows. That was...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark