Threat by Ransomware „WannaCry“

The IMS Service wants to assist.

Microsoft has published the Security Bulletin MS17-010 : The website informs about the vulnerability that is used by the WannaCry trojan to gain control of the system. Additionally, security updates are provided, that resolve the vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows SMB Server.

M-Server / MC-Server / C-Client

Our Measuring Systems are running on the following Operating Systems:

  1. Windows XP Service Pack 3
  2. Windows Embedded Standard 7 32Bit mit Service Pack 1

Microsoft refers to the following security updates:

After information about this threat, IMS tested if the security update would affect the Measuring System or its stability. The test results are positive, no disturbances were found. Nevertheless, we strongly recommend a data backup of the system before installing.


Q-Server / V-Clients

Q-Server with Windows Server Operating Systems as well as V-Clients are approved to be updated with the latest available security update