Avira has identified a significant number of MS17-10 (Eternal Blue) exploit infections.
The vulnerability can be resolved by installing the latest Microsoft Security Patches.
As a general rule, we always advise that you install the latest security patches.
For detailed Information on the Microsoft security patch see:
To download the 32-bit/64-bit Windows 7 hotfix visit:
If you are unable to install the security patch, Avira Antivirus Pro will protect you anyway.
As an additional countermeasure, the root cause for this vulnerability smb v1 will be deactivated.
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