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The fast-spreading cyber attack forced British hospitals to turn away patients and breached systems at Spain’s Telefonica SA. (Photo: Getty)

(Bloomberg) — Extortionist hackers who may be using leaked computer exploits from the U.S. National Security Agency infiltrated computers in dozens of countries in a fast-spreading cyber attack that forced British hospitals to turn away patients and breached systems at Spain’s Telefonica SA and organizations from Russia to Taiwan.

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