Update your Windows 10 and Windows Server

Exploit code taking advantage of the SMBGhost (CVE-2020-0796) vulnerability has been developed, highlighting the ability of attackers to execute ransomware on Windows 10 and Windows Server systems which have not been recently updated. This exploit allows attackers to access an organization’s network and encrypt, destroy, or steal company data. We urge all insureds to take action and make sure that their systems are patched and up-to-date.

To learn more about this threat, read here.

To make sure that your organization has installed the relevant security update, visit Microsoft’s Security Update Guide for this vulnerability, and download the most recent security update for your operating system.

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