Tech Break

May 12th 2017

Tech Break 4016

Ransomware Attack Hits More than 70,000 Systems Worldwide

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Category: TWiT Bits

WannaCry takes advantage of a vulnerability in the Microsoft Server Message Block 1.0 (SMBv1) server and demands payment of $600 in BitCoin per infected system. The TWiET riot discuss the impact, as well as the widespread issue of users not updating their systems.

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