Written By Michael Vaughn And Presented By Charles Leaver Ziften CEO
Answers To Your Questions About WannaCry Ransomware
The WannaCry ransomware attack has actually contaminated more than 300,000 computer systems in 150 nations so far by exploiting vulnerabilities in Microsoft’s Windows os.
In this quick video Chief Data Scientist Dr. Al Hartmann and I talk about the nature of the attack, as well as how Ziften can assist companies secure themselves from the vulnerability known as “EternalBlue.”.
As mentioned in the video, the issue with this Server Message Block (SMB) file sharing service is that it’s on the majority of Windows os and found in the majority of environments. Nevertheless, we make it simple to identify which systems in your environment have or haven’t been patched to date. Importantly, Ziften Zenith can also from another location disable the SMB file-sharing service entirely, offering organizations valuable time to make sure that those computers are correctly patched.
If you wonder about Ziften Zenith, our 20 minute demo consists of a consultation with our specialists around how we can assist your organization prevent the worst digital disaster to strike the internet in years.