Lack of security resources is not exclusive to the NHS, study shows

Tom Allen
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Staff lack resources, not technology
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Staff lack resources, not technology

The NHS could have avoided WannaCry with more resources - but many IT leaders are suffering from the same problem

The National Audit Office recently concluded that the NHS could have avoided WannaCry by applying patches and better managing its cybersecurity. A survey by IT MSP CORETX has shown that the same is...

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