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The London-based security software company mi2g, reckons global losses
this year from major virus attacks will exceed $20bn, including the ones named
Melissa, Explore.zip, and Chernobyl. "Companies
need to ask themselves whether they can carry on after an attack," says D K Matai, managing
director and founder of mi2g. "Viruses
we have seen this year meant that systems went down for as much as 72 hours.
Do companies have recovery programmes in place and how do they repair the
damage done to customers?"