Manually Patch Windows to Prevent WannaCry Ransomware
Not only WannaCry and WannaCry 2, this will prevent all similar malware that uses the same technique! 😎 … info and links are below ↓↓↓↓
Manually download Windows Patch to avoid WannaCrypt Ransom-ware
AKA: WannaCry, WanaCryptor, WanaCrypt0r, WCrypt, WCRY … etc.
+ Wanna Cry 2.0
First, update your virus guard. (If you have any, and not updated as supposed 😉
Most antiviruses has released updates to deal with it!
If you have enabled windows updates (as supposed), make sure it is up-to-date.
If it is, then you may not need this! 🙂
Sometimes some users disable windows updates due to several reasons… 😉
Like bandwidth limits. Data costs… etc…
And this is for them… To patch it manually 🙂
When downloading and installing something like this, check the website properly…
Here, make sure that it is microsoft official site! (But that can be tricked too!!!) 😮
Then, after downloading,
scan the file using your virus guard also!..
Then proceed 🙂
(There are fake mails that says it is about removing the malware or preventing,
but what they do is installing it!)
Here, this internet page (Microsoft Security Bulletin) has links to downloadable patches.
Select what is suitable for your Operating System.
If you are not sure, download the latest cumulative update for the OS.
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS17-010 – discerning
It the article, click the link of the left (first) column, not the link in far right column!
Download links are like below sample links. (You may use them if they match your OS)
Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit and Windows Server 2012 R2 (KB4012213)
Legacy Systems. Windows XP, Windows Vista and many more… (KB4012598)
More Info about WannaCrypt, WannaCry, WanaCrypt0r, WCrypt, or WCRY.
Customer Guidance for WannaCrypt attacks
Applying the MS17-010 Security Updates Using Microsoft Intune (Mobile and PC device, application management from Cloud)
How to verify that MS17-010 is installed
Share this with your insecure friends!.. 😉
Enjoy and be Safe!.. 😊