Right, there are a lot of information pages out there regarding the Wannacrypt Malware/Ransomware going around right now, so I’m creating this page just to save off some links for future reference for myself (so I can close a bunch of browser tabs), but if you find something new on here: good.

Malware Tech

Map on Malware Tech for Wannacrypt spread

https://intel.malwaretech.com/botnet/wcrypt/?t=1h&bid=all has a map that plots out infected machines in real time, which can be informative to see.


https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2017/05/how-to-protect-yourself-against-wannacry/ is where I get almost daily updates from on the topic. At the bottom of that page there is a link list with very informative links with more information, such as https://gist.github.com/rain-1/989428fa5504f378b993ee6efbc0b168

Troy Hunt

Security expert Troy Hunt has a good information page on the topic too, which you can find over here: https://www.troyhunt.com/everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-wannacrypt-ransomware/

PC World

PC World tries to work out who to blame: http://www.pcworld.com/article/3196523/security/microsoft-blames-us-stockpiled-vulnerability-for-ransomware-attack.html

Microsoft update

If you run (Windows) servers that could be affected, this is the patch you would need to install: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/ms17-010.aspx