New loose-money virus in Europe: How to hit it!


A new loose virus virus is spreading right now – here’s what you need to do to keep it away from your computer.

The so-called “Petya” ransomware campaign was launched on computer afternoons in Russia, Ukraine and Norway on Tuesday afternoon.

Update: Several security experts and data security companies now believe that the virus may not be Petya, and it’s featured on Twitter with the topic #NotPetya.