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PetyaWrap: Another Ransomware Outbreak Similar to WannaCry Hits Computers Worldwide

PetyaWrap: A new ransomware attack similar to last month’s self-replicating WannaCry outbreak is sweeping the world with at least 80 large companies infected, including drug maker Merck, international shipping company Maersk, law firm DLA Piper, UK advertising firm WPP, and snack food maker Mondelez International. It has attacked at least 12,000 computers, according to one security company. FURTHER READING NSA-leaking Shadow Brokers just dumped its most damaging release yet PetyaWrap,