By now you’ve heard of the ransomware infection known as WannaCrypt or WannaCry. Initially spread through email, once the ransomware found a target, it infected vulnerable machines on the same network via a flaw in Microsoft SMB on older, unpatched systems. Consequently, this is how it spread to so many systems so quickly. Microsoft has since released a security patch to plug the hole in older versions of windows, something that Microsoft rarely does.
If your business systems are not fully patched at this point, do it now…. [Read More]