[LINK] Virus downs NSW ambulance system

Peter Bowditch peter at ratbags.com
Mon Feb 14 15:39:39 AEDT 2011

> http://www.zdnet.com.au/virus-downs-nsw-ambulance-system-339309172.htm
> >>> The ambulance service's computer dispatch system became infected by
> >> a virus at about 1pm on Saturday
> > 
> > No mention of the operating system. Why not?
> Heh, heh!  No mention of which AV they were running either!  That could
> be useful to know too.

The thing that has been missing in all the discussion of this is how well-
planned and effective the disaster plan was. Without the computers 
everybody switched over to pencil, paper and mobile phones, just as the 
training said to do do.

Peter Bowditch
The Millenium Project - http://www.ratbags.com/rsoles
Australian Council Against Health Fraud - http://www.acahf.org.au

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