Wannacry

  • Arrest related to Wannacry made, but it’s not who you might think

    … it could be disabled. Now, that man has been arrested. 23-year-old Marcus Hutchins was arrested at Defcon, a cybersecurity and hackers conference that’s held annually in Las Vegas. The US Justice Department says Hutchins was allegedly part of another piece of malware called Kronos, Kronos is said to be used in stealing log in information of financial…

    Greg's Corner- 21 readers -
  • CIRA and Nominum offering DNS firewall

    … with a layer of filterware that blocks access to lists of domains, such as those used by command and control servers, known to be connected to malware and phishing. It’s a timely offering, given the high-profile WannaCry ransomware which infected hundreds of thousands of unpatched Windows boxes worldwide last month (though I’m not sure this kind…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 15 readers -
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