Stopping the spread of the ransomware epidemic

Tony Rowan, chief security consultant, SentinelOne, discusses the dangers that the NHS is facing from ransomware attacks. Ransomware continues to target the public sector, with NHS trusts being added to the long list of victims. A recent Freedom of Information study carried out by SentinelOne revealed that 30% of NHS Trusts have suffered a ransomware…


Thousands of Welsh NHS staff data stolen

Thousands of staff details of those working in NHS Wales have been stolen from a private contractor’s computer server. The data breach exposed data of staff who worked with X-rays, including information such as names, dates of birth, National Insurance numbers and radiation doses. According to the BBC, those affected include 530 NHS workers at…


Start-up helping pharmacists enhance training

A start-up company is aiming to help pharmaceutical professionals by helping them communicate through the use of an online educational platform. The Doctrina platform lets professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry access knowledge about products and other professional developments in one place. It also supports new forms of communication, accessibility and time management with a…

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