News tagged: WannaCrypt

Symantec Blaming WannaCrypt On North Korea

After tentatively identifying a connection between the WannaCrypt ransomware and North Korea, Symantec has become more confident in that link. It now strongly believes Lazarus, a North Korean hacking group, is responsible. Symantec says the link is "highly likely."

The Shadow Brokers Claim More Leaks Are Coming

More NSA secrets are going to leak this summer, claim The Shadow Brokers. The hacking group says more tools from the US spy agency have been stolen and it's going to set up a monthly subscription model for accessing security exploits. It revealed the exploit behind WannaCrypt.

WannaCrypt Expected To Grow On Monday

The reach of WannaCrypt, a fast-growing ransomware, will significantly increase as business begins Monday, says Robert Wainwright, executive director of Europol. There are already upwards of 200,000 victims in over 150 countries. Indonesia has issued a similar warning.