WannaCry Ransomware

By 333rob333 ยท 5 replies
May 16, 2017
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  1. I'm sure you all heard of the ransomware spreading through the world. My question is, which security update on Windows 7 must I install? I do not ever install any updates so there is a lot. I'm just looking for the specific one.

    Please help
    Thank you! :)
     
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,166   +986

    I believe it's kb401212, kb4012215 but it's not self-evident in the description
     
  3. 333rob333

    333rob333 TS Member Topic Starter Posts: 56

    Thanks for the reply, would you recommend I do all security updates just to be safe?
     
  4. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,166   +986

    But of course...
     
  5. 333rob333

    333rob333 TS Member Topic Starter Posts: 56

    Ok thanks! :)
     
  6. Greg S

    Greg S TechSpot Staff Posts: 1,072   +428

    Most definitely. Remember that WannaCry is only one specific form of malware. There are thousands of others that all exploit different know security problems.
     

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