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WannaCryptor ‘Afterthoughts’…

Posted by David Harley on May 17, 2017

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…Not that we’re exactly in the post-WannaCryptor era yet. But forgive me if you’ve heard enough of the saga of the ransomware ESET calls Win32/Filecoder.WannaCryptor.D (after just a few days, I certainly have). Craig Williams, of the company Gigabyte IT Solutions on St. Helena, mailed me wondering about my take on the issue.* Here are a […]

WannaCryptor: XP, Win8, WinServer 2003 patches [updated]

Posted by David Harley on May 13, 2017

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Even XP, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2003 systems can now be patched against the vulnerability exploited by WannaCrypt. Patching is highly recommended!