Notification Date: 
Tuesday 16 May 2017Friday 26 May 2017

The WannaCrypt or WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack has spread quickly around the world as a computer worm that replicates itself in order to infect other computers and networks.

It uses weaknesses in versions of Microsoft Windows to lock files and demands a ransom to release them.

UQ's online security division has made information available for UQ students and staff about how to stay protected.

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