Written By Michael Vaughn And Presented By Chuck Leaver Ziften CEO
Answers To Your Concerns About WannaCry Ransomware
The WannaCry ransomware attack has actually contaminated more than 300,000 computers in 150 countries so far by exploiting vulnerabilities in Microsoft’s Windows os.
In this brief video Chief Data Scientist Dr. Al Hartmann and I go over the nature of the attack, as well as how Ziften can assist companies safeguard themselves from the vulnerability called “EternalBlue.”.
As pointed out in the video, the issue with this Server Message Block (SMB) file sharing service is that it’s on the majority of Windows operating systems and discovered in many environments. However, we make it simple to recognize which systems in your environment have or have not been patched yet. Notably, Ziften Zenith can likewise remotely disable the SMB file sharing service entirely, providing companies valuable time to make sure that those computers are appropriately patched.
If you wonder about Ziften Zenith, our 20 minute demonstration includes a consultation with our professionals around how we can assist your organization avoid the worst digital catastrophe to strike the internet in years.