A spokesperson for the Department of Health said it was not aware of any "similar incidents at this time" in healthcare organisations in Northern Ireland.
Our Lady's Hospital, in Crumlin, and the Rotunda Maternity Hospital are understood to have been among the major centres which were targeted by hackers who tried to infect their computer systems with the WannaCry ransomware.
Mr Cobridge said that "all [HSE] clinical services and computer systems have been protected from the virus and no data or information was compromised as a result of the attempted cyber attack". The threat involved around 20 machines that were isolated and disinfected yesterday. It is understood that hospitals in the Midlands, including Portlaoise, have been the targets of previous ransomware viruses. The issues were not related to the ransomware cyber attack, and affected two administrative computers that did not hold patient records.
Detective Chief Inspector Douglas Grant, head of PSNI Cyber Crime Centre, said: "While no incidents have been reported in Northern Ireland as yet, we do expect further infections to come to light globally over the next week and we can not rule out the possibility that local systems may be vulnerable".
The machines include computers in the HSE. Modern versions such as Windows 10 are much less vulnerable. "It's the smaller businesses and some large organisations like hospitals with specialised machines that are getting caught".
Doctors Without Borders said at least 21 people were wounded but access to the area is needed to determine the full toll. Preliminary information reported that displaced civilians sought refuge at a mosque, a Catholic church and a hospital.
But he scored 13 points in the third quarter and 10 more to close out the fourth to finish with 26 points with eight assists. The victor will tip off the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday in Cleveland. "So it's a not a satisfied season to me".
That group also said it possessed stolen copies of other television shows including Celebrity Apprentice and NCIS: Los Angeles . Iger did not disclose the movie's title, but noted that Disney is refusing to pay the ransom, The Hollywood Reporter added.
Despite statistically getting the most likely outcome, Tuesday night was not a good night for the Phoenix Suns and their fans. The Philadelphia 76ers have done a terrific job of positioning themselves the right way for success in the lottery.
Getting 75 points would be four more points than a year ago . "Do it better during the season and you will not have this problem". You had basically two leagues, with the top six and everyone else", via the Mirror . "We let ourselves down really".
The latest recall comes after the two firms offered to fix 1.5m cars in South Korea and the USA over possible engine stalling. Hyundai and Kia have been criticized for the lackadaisical way in which they have dealt with questions about product quality.
He said he will implement a reform agenda at home "not because Europe requests it, but because France needs it". Philippe is the mayor of the Normandy port of Le Havre, a trained lawyer and an author of political thrillers.
The missile flew 787 km (489 miles) on a trajectory reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 km (1,312 miles), KCNA said. The White House, in a statement, said that North Korea has been "a flagrant menace for far too long".
It can access more than 7,000 channels, apps, and Alexa skills and live TV broadcasts when used with a separate HD antenna . Amazon is taking pre-orders on a new Element 4k LED TV that comes with an integrated Fire TV platform.
Seth Rollins , Samoa Joe, Finn Balor , Bray Wyatt and Roman Reigns will square off on June 4, live on Sky Sports Box Office . Since WWE re-split its roster into Raw and Smackdown brands last summer, perhaps no image ha...
The strategy includes two key areas of development such as economic belt of the Silk Road and the Sea Silk Road. He, however, did not give a time frame for the new loans, aid and funding pledged on Sunday.
With that, the so-called Boring Company was born, another addition to Musk's ever-growing portfolio of technology ventures. Musk allayed those fears by responding in the affirmative when asked if the tunnels will be " earthquake-proof ".
Friedman arrived Monday and immediately visited the Western Wall, praying there and kissing the sacred site. He said the topic would be discussed between Trump and his counterparts during next week's trip.
Four candidates are seeking three seats on the Board of Education with the top three vote-getters each securing a three-year term. The second phase of a long-term plan to renovate and upgrade district schools will turn the attention to elementary schools.
The Taiwanese smartphone giant is holding a live event on Tuesday where the new flagship device is expected to be revealed. Just after the CES 2017, HTC unveiled the new U series smartphones with the glossy finish body and premium price tag.
His close association with the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei would attract the support of conservatives across Iran. He is now facing five rivals, but some could withdraw in favor of more prominent candidates.
As Verstappen and Raikkonen came back out onto the track, Felipe Massa had to take evasive action and hit Fernando Alonso. If Valtteri had not touched Kimi, we all would have had enough room to get through that corner.
Less than one percent of refugees succeed in their efforts, leaving around 11,000 now in limbo and constant fear of deportation. The group includes a Sri Lankan couple with two children, a Sri Lankan man and a Filipino mother and daughter.
He added, "I got a chance to play for a first class organization and in front of the greatest fans in the history of sports". There are no words that can express the love the city of NY and Yankee fans had, and continue to have, for "The Captain".