We Need Technology But at What Cost?
- Ahmad Kushairi for New Straits Times May 31st, 2017
- Source: https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2017/05/244301/we-need-technology-what-cost
The recent WannaCry ransomware attack left the world in a frantic mode. The worldwide massive cyberattack on computers running Microsoft Windows operating system reportedly struck more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries. Russia and the United Kingdom were said to be among the worst-hit.
Cybersecurity firm experts are warning that it can only get worse before it gets better because society has become more reliant on technology than ever before.
Investigators include Nasir Memon, a professor of computer science and engineering, and post-doctoral fellow Aditi Roy, both of NYU Tandon