Update on data security investigation at Texthelp


At 11:14 am GMT on Sunday 11th February 2018, a JavaScript file which is part of our Browsealoud product was compromised during a cyber attack.  The attacker added malicious code to the file to use the browser CPU in an attempt to illegally generate cryptocurrency.  This was a criminal act and an investigation is underway.  Original statement from Martin McKay, CTO, Texthelp.

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Data security investigation underway at Texthelp


At 11:14 am GMT on Sunday 11th February 2018, a JavaScript file which is part of the Texthelp Browsealoud product was compromised during a cyber attack.  The attacker added malicious code to the file to use the browser CPU in an attempt to illegally generate cryptocurrency.  This was a criminal act.  

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A Digital NHS - Infographic

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In its 70th anniversary year, the NHS is under extreme pressure. Future proofing is essential in this digital age and it is already underway. But its not without its challenges. Our handy infographic puts a digital NHS and its digital divide into perspective. 

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Why does health literacy matter?

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What exactly is health literacy? And why’s it so vital for the NHS and its patients? These big questions were answered by Dr Joanne Protheroe at our recent ‘Building Accessible, Inclusive Digital Health & Social Care Services’ seminar, hosted in London by healthcare charity The King’s Fund.

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