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Businesses in Asia face disruption from malware

Cybersecurity experts are warning of a wider impact as employees turn on their computers and check e-mails
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 05:50

Energy giant PetroChina said payment systems at some of its petrol stations were hit by the ransomware worm but it had been able to restore most of the systems.


ASIAN governments and businesses reported some disruptions from the WannaCry ransomware worm on Monday but cybersecurity experts warned of a wider impact as more employees turned on their computers and checked e-mails.

The ransomware that has locked up more than 200,000

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