Ransomware turns even nastier: Destruction, not profit, becomes the real aim


Is this the new normal?

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Get used to global malware campaigns like Petya and WannaCry ransomware because Pandora’s Box has been opened and ‘destructive’ cyber attacks like these are here to stay.

The WannaCry epidemic hit organisations around the world in May, with the file-encrypting malware. It

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