Written By Michael Vaughn And Presented By Chuck Leaver Ziften CEO
Answers To Your Questions About WannaCry Ransomware
The WannaCry ransomware attack has contaminated more than 300,000 computer systems in 150 countries up until now by making use of vulnerabilities in Microsoft’s Windows operating system.
In this short video Chief Data Scientist Dr. Al Hartmann and I go over the nature of the attack, as well as how Ziften can help organizations secure themselves from the exploit referred to as “EternalBlue.”.
As discussed in the video, the issue with this Server Message Block (SMB) file-sharing service is that it’s on most Windows operating systems and found in most environments. Nevertheless, we make it easy to determine which systems in your environment have actually or have not been patched to date. Significantly, Ziften Zenith can likewise remotely disable the SMB file sharing service totally, offering companies important time to ensure that those machines are properly patched.
If you’re curious about Ziften Zenith, our 20 minute demonstration includes a consultation with our professionals around how we can assist your company avoid the worst digital catastrophe to strike the internet in years.