A Retrospective Impact Analysis of the WannaCry Cyberattack on the NHS
Ghafur, S., Kristensen, S., Honeyford, K., et al. (2019). A Retrospective Impact Analysis of the WannaCry Cyberattack on the NHS. NPJ Digital Medicine 2(98).
This paper summarizes the large-scale effects of the WannaCry cyberattack on the U.K National Health Service and the overarching lessons learned that have become relevant to health systems across the globe. It highlights economic, operational, and strategic outcomes including disruptions to clinical care, financial losses, and workforce impacts.