NSA would have to disclose its cyber exploit policies under new bill
Ideally, before a global ransomware attack.
The 'WannaCry' ransomware is a stark reminder of a broken system
Pointing fingers won’t keep the government from stockpiling and losing exploits.
Microsoft blasts spy agencies for hoarding security exploits
It likens 'WannaCry' to someone stealing Tomahawk missiles.
'WannaCry' ransomware evolves despite attempts to kill it
And the situation is getting worse.
'WannaCry' ransomware attack spreads worldwide (update)
It exploits supposedly NSA-developed vulnerabilities on unpatched Windows systems.
DOJ code-breaking project found unencrypted on the internet
NYU accidentally exposed the files to the world.
NSA will stop illegally collecting American emails
Domestic emails that discuss foreign targets will no longer be swept up en masse, The New York Times reports.
Microsoft says it already patched 'Shadow Brokers' NSA leaks
Four exploits were addressed in a March 2017 update, suggesting the company may have been tipped off.
Shadow Brokers release also suggests NSA spied on bank transactions
Leaked documents claim the NSA targeted Middle Eastern banks with its Windows hacking tools.