Microsoft patches Windows XP to fight 'WannaCrypt' attacks

Discussion in 'Microsoft Windows XP and Vista' started by Tinderbox (UK), May 13, 2017.

  1. Tinderbox (UK)

    Tinderbox (UK) Sir Pumpkin Longshanks

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    https://www.engadget.com/2017/05/13/microsoft-windowsxp-wannacrypt-nhs-patch/

    John.
     
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    TANWare Just This Side of Senile, I think. Moderator

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    Although it has never worked on my system, Ransomeware, I disabled port 445 from SMB on the router. Better safe than sorry I guess.

    It also seems the ISP blocks port 445 as well.
     
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    hmscott Notebook Nobel Laureate

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