NHS cyber-attack: UK GPs and hospitals hit by ransomwareStaff Writer | May 12, 2017
A major incident has been declared after NHS services across England and Scotland were hit by a large-scale cyber-attack.
Security Staff cannot access patient data
The BBC understands up to 25 NHS organisations and some GP practices have been affected.
It comes amid reports of cyber-attacks affecting organisations worldwide.
A Downing Street Spokesman said Prime Minister Theresa May was being kept informed of the situation, while Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is being briefed by the National Cyber Security Centre. ■