It has been reported that a new ransomware named as “Wannacry” is spreading widely. Wannacry encrypts the files on infected Windows systems. This ransomware spreads by exploiting vulnerable Windows Systems. The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team has issued advisory regarding prevention of this threat.

In view of high damage potential of the ransomware a webcast has been arranged to create awareness among users/organisations.

The webcast on the topic “Prevention of WannaCry Ransomware Threat – session by CERT-In” will be broadcast on http://webcast.gov.in/cert-in/ on 15th May 2017 at 11 AM

Please do tune in to the broadcast to learn more and protect yourself.