Campus Still Closed as Portsmouth University Reels from Suspected Ransomware

Campus Still Closed as Portsmouth University Reels from Suspected Ransomware

Posted April 20, 2021

Campus Still Closed as Portsmouth University Reels from Suspected Ransomware

  • Key IT systems at the University of Portsmouth continue to remain offline this week after a supposed ransomware attack, delaying the start of the new term.
  • The News has reported that it has seen an email from the university claiming it suffered a ransomware attack.
  • A report last year claimed that a third of UK universities have been hit with ransomware over the past decade.

– Phil Muncaster | April 20, 2021