All posts by WilsonsNet Agent

Upgrading our servers

We have great news for All,  anyone with a website managed by WilsonsNet. All website will be moving to faster, more secured, Daily Off-site Backup, E-commerce Shopping Carts, and 99.9% Uptime Guarantee servers! This is a huge move for us. We  have been growing and noticed some slow responses while monitoring websites. So, over the … Continue reading Upgrading our servers

WannaCry Ransomware

Update from Wordfence! On Sunday May 14th, Wordfence says “the WannaCry ransomware campaign has evolved”. They are seeing new variants of the ransomware emerge. Wordfence has posted an update on their blog which includes instructions on how to protect yourself. The ransomeware has now infected over 10,000 organizations and 200,000 individuals in 150 countries. This is … Continue reading WannaCry Ransomware

Massive Ransomware Attack Stopped

Wordfence.com has issued an update Saturday.  The attack was accidentally stopped Friday when a domain that appeared in the ransomware source code was registered. Registering that domain had the effect of stopping world-wide distribution of the ransomware. Note: This attack has stopped, but there is nothing preventing the ransomware author restarting the attack! You can read the update … Continue reading Massive Ransomware Attack Stopped

Global Ransomware Attack

Wordfence has confirmed that a serious virulent ransomware threat known as WannaCrypt0r/WannaCry has affected Windows computers on shared networks. Once one computer on a network is affected, the malware infection easily spreads to other Windows computers on the same network. You can read the information on Wordfence Blog The Blog page contains; What Is Ransomware? Where … Continue reading Global Ransomware Attack