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Microsoft releases new security updates for Windows XP to prevent another WannaCry attack

Microsoft has discharged security refreshes for its out-of-support yet at the same time broadly well known Windows XP working framework, in an offered to keep another digital assault like WannaCry ransomware, which disabled the digital world a month ago. 

For the second time in line, Microsoft has made a remarkable move to discharge security refreshes for Windows XP, which left support in 2014. The new updates are accessible for all Windows renditions, including Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. 

"In exploring the updates during the current month, a few vulnerabilities were distinguished that posture lifted danger of digital assaults by government associations, some of the time alluded to as country state performing artists or other copycat associations," Adrienne Hall, General Manager, Cyber Defense Operations Center at Microsoft, clarifies. 

"To address this hazard, today we are giving extra security refreshes alongside our standard Update Tuesday benefit. These security updates are being made accessible to all clients, including those utilizing more seasoned variants of Windows." 

A month ago, Microsoft was compelled to push out crisis security refreshes for Windows XP to help the spread of the WannaCry ransomware assaults, which tainted 300,000 PCs in 150 nations around the world. The ransomware assault had constrained British doctor's facilities to dismiss licenses and influenced significant organizations and government associations. 

"As a major aspect of our normal Update Tuesday plan, we have made a move to give extra basic security updates to address vulnerabilities that are at elevated danger of abuse due to past country state action and divulgences, said Eric Doerr, General Manager, Microsoft Security Response Center at Microsoft. "We are focused on guaranteeing our clients are ensured against these potential assaults and we suggest those on more established stages, for example, Windows XP, organize downloading and applying these basic updates.

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