Patch and be protected

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Did you apply the SMB patch or are you still waiting for some Malware to destroy your systems. You might have heard that the WannaCry ransomware is under control and there is nothing to worry but unless you patch the systems, there is always going to be another malware that will exploit it.

BtCIRT once more reminds all users :

  •  not to click on links or attachments  in emails  unless you are expecting them and have verified their authenticity;
  • Install software patches or updates on all personal and work devices; enable auto updates 
  •  Backup your data periodically and secure them. Ensure backups are not connected  to the computers and networks they are backing up.
  • Refer Malware Prevention Guide , users are also recommended to visit : BtCIRT Publications  for online best practices.

For those who haven’t patched their systems yet after the WannaCry ransomware campaign, there has been an increase in attempts to abuse the EternalBlue exploit in the past few days. BlueDoom Worm is Spotted to be Spreading through EternalBlue.

More details at:…/bluedoom-worm-eternablue-nsa…/

Always Patch and be protected ….