Microsoft has warned those who still use Windows XP, Windows 7 or other early operating systems (OS) and asked them to update their PCs with the latest security patch to prevent this A Serious Threat.
The computer giant has discovered a security flaw in these earlier versions of its operating system similar to the devastating WannaCry ransomware that conquered the world in May 2017 and Concerns Thousands of Users .
Microsoft reports that the vulnerability is "wormbar," which means no user interaction is required to exploit their system, and affected systems are able to transfer the virus to other computers. Risk computers and networks around the world.
How is patched?
Microsoft has claimed that it has not identified any exploitation of this vulnerability. [but] It is very likely that malicious actors will write an exploit for this vulnerability and integrate it into their malware. "
For this reason, the software heavyweight demands that" affected systems be patched as soon as possible. " Prevent scenario.
There are download links to the corresponding updates in the footer of [1
Users executing Windows 8 and Windows 10 are not from this particular exploit although this is always advisable Stay up to date with the latest security patches.