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The WannaCry ransomware outbreak a week ago could well have been an exploratory run before something much more devastating, according to a senior figure in the anti-malware industry.

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Members and ex-members of the NSA's hacking team are now being targeted by the Shadow Brokers group which leaked a number of alleged NSA exploits in April, some of which led to the recent WannaCry ransomware outbreak, it has been claimed.

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Microsoft appears to have been unaware last week of a fact that security researchers have discovered: nearly all the victims of the the WannaCry ransomware attack were Windows 7 machines, with XP machines mostly crashing before the malware gained a foothold.

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