Diagnosis high risk: Why the NHS is a cyber criminal’s dream

Hackers are taking a more sinister approach than most people would care to imagine

If you mention cyber crime to most people on the street — their first thought is of people sat in darkened rooms trying to infiltrate national security and people trying to get access to their hard earned money. People are increasingly careful when protecting internet banking passwords with an admirable attitude of awareness to the cyber criminals lurking in the shadows… but is money all it comes down to?

It would appear not. What goes on in these darkened rooms is something equally as sinister and inherently more personal.

Apart from money, what is precious to people? Possibly photographs, emails, and messages? Everyone knows that sweat-inducing panic when a mobile phone is lost. However, cyber crime is taking a more sinister and personal approach than most people would

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