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'WannaCry' Rapidly Moving Ransomware Attack Spreads to 74 Countries
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MattP654,
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5/19/2017 | 5:32:57 AM
Re: WannaCry ransomware
According to the statistic the infected countries are increasing to over 99. This situation is deteriorating. We should be careful and update Windows Security. So that anyone can't interfare easily. Why not to udaptes Windows right now using a command line https://wuinstall.com/ so that the Admin can get the full access and Control the Windows Security.
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inforobob,
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5/15/2017 | 5:25:30 PM
Update
Hey Foks,

Time to update this article, eh?

Robert
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mvalente,
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5/12/2017 | 5:03:34 PM
Correction
Correction:

 

"Unfortunately, not all organizations patched against ETERNALBLUE/*NSA* exploits," "
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NikNd,
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5/12/2017 | 4:32:39 PM
WannaCry ransomware
Most infected computers are in Russia and it's a sign that WannaCry is a planned cyber-attack
against Russian organizations and institutions, including Ministry of Internal Affairs
of Russia and Investigative Committee of Russia as it's said there
https://malwareless.com/wannacry-ransomware-massively-attacks-computer-systems-world/.
Russian hackers never attacked computers inside their country with ransomware in order
to avoid further problems with police and FSB


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