UK: Sepa recovery from ransomware attack could take years

BBC reports: Scotland’s environmental watchdog has said it could take years to fully recover from a cyber attack. The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) had more than 4,000 digital files stolen by hackers on Christmas Eve. Chief executive Terry A’Hearn revealed it is now building a new IT system from scratch. Sepa said it had backup systems in place but had so far not recovered all of its environmental data sets. Read more on BBC.DataBreaches.netRead More