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British hospitals say hit by suspected national cyber attack
May 12, 2017 / 2:35 PM / 4 months ago

British hospitals say hit by suspected national cyber attack

LONDON, May 12 (Reuters) - British hospitals said they were forced to divert emergencies on Friday after a suspected national cyber attack.

“Following a suspected national cyber attack we are taking all precautionary measures possible to protect our local NHS systems and services,” NHS Merseyside‏ in the north of England said on Twitter. (Writing by Guy Faulconbridge; editing by Stephen Addison)

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