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Network Security Fri Jun 09 2017 08:27:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)
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Last monthWannaCry ransomwarehit more than 300,000 PCs across the world within just 72 hours by using its self-spreading capabilities to infect vulnerable Windows PCs, particularly those using vulnerable versions of the OS, within the same network. B