SIM2K is now able to offer CylancePROTECT® , the next generation of protection against malware, bots, ransomware, zero-day threats and unknown variants. Using a combination of machine learning, artificial intelligence and algorithmic science, Cylance analyzes hundreds of thousands of characteristics per file to discern whether an object is good or bad – in real time. And speaking of ransomware, we have a discussion between two IT experts on Microsoft's role in the WannaCry attack and issuing updates for out-of-service software like Windows XP. We also look at how Windows 7 still powers more than 50% of PCs out there today. We cover the data breach at a Cloud-based password management company that exposed their client's ID and passwords for countless sites. Finally, are passwords on their way out in favor of biometrics? Read this issue and find out!