International

WannaCry Hero Arrested, One of Two Charged with Distribution of Kronos Malware

WannaCry

Marcus Hutchins, the researcher hailed for his work in blunting the WannaCry ransomware outbreak in May, was arrested Wednesday in Las Vegas and charged with creating and distributing the Kronos banking malware.

Hutchins, known online as Malwaretech, is a U.K. citizen and arrived in Las Vegas last week before the Black Hat and DEF CON hacker conferences began.

>> Read the full article : WannaCry Hero Arrested, One of Two Charged with Distribution of Kronos Malware

Source : Threat Post

Tweet Me !