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Maersk reports large losses as direct result of malware

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Danish multinational A.P. Moller – Maersk, the world’s largest container ship company, took a massive broadside from the NotPetya malware attack earlier this summer – resulting in second quarter losses approaching $300m, despite containment of the attack within 24 hours. Maersk was quick to emphasise that the malware only affected… Read more »

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Cybercrime responsible for more than $445bn annual losses and recovery costs globally

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A new report from the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and sponsored by McAfee, part of Intel Security, shows the significant impact that cybercrime has on economies worldwide. The report concludes that cybercrime costs businesses approximately $445 billion worldwide (approximately £266 billion),with an impact on approximately 150,000 jobs in… Read more »

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