Petya Virus Strikes with $300 Bitcoin Ransom Demand

“New computer virus spreads from Ukraine to disrupt world business” reads a June 28th headline in Reuters. The new Petya cyber virus has emerged suddenly and has already begun impacting businesses and individuals around the world.

The software development team at WPS Office has been closely following the exploits of Petya and remain confident that WPS Office file data is retrievable in the event of an attack. However, the company cautions that additional preventative measures can be taken to deepen one’s layers of defense.

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For parties interested in #WPSOffice #Petya #cybersecurity #ransomware #MicrosoftExcel #PDF #MicrosoftPowerpoint #MicrosoftOffice

Author: Andy Pan, WPS Office Software


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