Neowin News Feed for: Wannacrypt https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/wannacrypt/ Neowin News Feed for: Wannacrypt en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net New survey shows consumer opinion of Microsoft following WannaCry attack https://www.neowin.net/news/new-survey-shows-consumer-opinion-of-microsoft-following-wannacry-attack/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/11/microsoft_logo_neowin_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A new survey has shown consumers&#039; perception of Microsoft following the recent WannaCry ransomware attack. Despite growing concerns, most users aren&#039;t shying away from the company&#039;s products. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/new-survey-shows-consumer-opinion-of-microsoft-following-wannacry-attack">Read more...</a> jarir.kanji@neowin.net (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Mon, 29 May 2017 02:26:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/new-survey-shows-consumer-opinion-of-microsoft-following-wannacry-attack New report indicates almost all WannaCry victims were on Windows 7; XP count 'insignificant' https://www.neowin.net/news/new-report-indicates-almost-all-wannacry-victims-were-on-windows-7-xp-count-insignificant/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/05/1494624122__96034173_cryptor3_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A new report from Russian cyber security company Kaspersky Lab has revealed that almost the entirety of WannaCry&#039;s victims were on Windows 7, with Windows XP users being insignificant in number. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/new-report-indicates-almost-all-wannacry-victims-were-on-windows-7-xp-count-insignificant">Read more...</a> jarir.kanji@neowin.net (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Sat, 20 May 2017 01:50:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/new-report-indicates-almost-all-wannacry-victims-were-on-windows-7-xp-count-insignificant WannaCry decryption tools released, but it's not good news for everyone https://www.neowin.net/news/wannacry-decryption-tools-released-but-its-not-good-news-for-everyone/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/05/1495235031_wannacrydecryptor_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A flaw in the way WannaCry operates has allowed a couple of researchers to create decryptors for those affected by the ransomware. That said, these solutions only work for some versions of Windows. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/wannacry-decryption-tools-released-but-its-not-good-news-for-everyone">Read more...</a> florin.bodnarescu@neowin.net (Florin Bodnarescu ) Fri, 19 May 2017 23:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/wannacry-decryption-tools-released-but-its-not-good-news-for-everyone Hacker group that published the Wannacry exploit threaten release of more tools in June https://www.neowin.net/news/hacker-group-that-published-the-wannacry-exploit-threaten-release-of-more-tools-in-june/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/04/shutterstock_222320305a_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Shadow Brokers, the hacker group that back in April published the EternalBlue exploit used to create the Wannacry ransomware, are now threatening to release even more tools this June. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/hacker-group-that-published-the-wannacry-exploit-threaten-release-of-more-tools-in-june">Read more...</a> jarir.kanji@neowin.net (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Wed, 17 May 2017 08:14:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/hacker-group-that-published-the-wannacry-exploit-threaten-release-of-more-tools-in-june Microsoft says stockpiling of hacking tools by governments partly to blame for recent attack https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-says-stockpiling-of-hacking-tools-by-governments-partly-to-blame-for-recent-attack/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/05/1494624122__96034173_cryptor3_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s Brad Smith has reiterated the need for a Digital Geneva Convention, in light of the recent attacks. He also blamed government vulnerability stockpiles as partly responsible for the attack. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-says-stockpiling-of-hacking-tools-by-governments-partly-to-blame-for-recent-attack">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Sun, 14 May 2017 23:02:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-says-stockpiling-of-hacking-tools-by-governments-partly-to-blame-for-recent-attack