First BlueKeep attacks prompt fresh warnings – We Live Security

Ever since it was discovered six months ago, the BlueKeep vulnerability has had (not only) the cybersecurity community concerned about impending WannaCryptor-style attacks. Earlier in November, Microsoft together with security researchers Kevin Beaumont and Marcus Hutchins shed light on the first malicious campaign that was aimed at exploiting the critical remote code execution (RCE) flaw. The attacks targeted unpatched vulnerable Windows systems to install cryptocurrency mining software, but were a far cry from the damage caused by WannaCryptor aka WannaCry in May 2017.

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