Spread of Eternal Blue – Patching Still a Huge Issue

Back in the early days at Blaster we told the customers that they must do three things:

  1. Switch on your firewall
  2. Apply security updates
  3. Have an anti-virus software installed and keep it updated

It seems that even after Wannacry and Petya people have not learned, yet: Look at these statistics with computers still being vulnerable with Eternal Blue:

The whole story is here: Scanner Shows EternalBlue Vulnerability Unpatched on Thousands of Machines

I understand that patching is sometimes hard but not patching can be fatal – especially for internet facing systems.

This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog post authored by Roger Halbheer. Read the original post at: Roger Halbheer on Security