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UK hospital meltdown after ransomware worm uses NSA vuln to raid IT

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PHEW

I'm going to hell for this I know, but... I can't help feeling a tiny twinge of relief that

(1) we're more or less completely patched, partly because I made a big fuss and jumped and down insisting these ones really HAD TO BE APPLIED, ASAP. So I should still have a Friday evening ahead of me and a weekend to boot

(2) that it'll be a bit easier to make the case next time I want to insist they break the habits of a lifetime and apply the damn patches, already :)

(3) I might even get a few brownie points for making myself unpopular and -- oh wait, it's infosec, I was forgetting...

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