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WannaCry and Carbon Black Overview

May 24, 2017

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While organizations have been under threat from ransomware for years, the attack landscape has been very narrowly focused. Victims tended to have to manually enable the attack through some method, such as opening email attachments or downloading unverified software. Much of that has changed with the large-scale WannaCry ransomware campaign that occurred Friday, May 12th.

Carbon Black stops WannaCry. Read to learn more about the attack, how you can mitigate its spread and what Carbon Black does to stop it in its tracks.

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