Wannacry ransomware malware strikes 57k users

Wana-Decrypt0r-WannaCry-RansomwareA malware named WannaCry ransomware dubbed “WannaCry”, has infected the systems with 57,000 cyber attacks in 74 countries. Multiple countries reporting cyber attacks, infected by a malicious software – Wannacry ransomware.

According to Kaspersky Lab, a cyber security company based in Moscow, it has recorded more than 45,000 attacks of the WannaCry ransomware in 74 countries around the world.

The malware was circulated by email; targets were sent an encrypted, compressed file that, once loaded, allowed the ransomware to infiltrate its targets. It also affected National Health Service (NHS) England hospitals continues to spread across various parts of the world