Wannacry

December 29, 2017
2017’s biggest cybersecurity facepalms
December 29, 2017

2017’s biggest cybersecurity facepalms

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By V. Blue,   December 29, 2017
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December 19, 2017
Facebook and Microsoft disabled slew of North Korean cyber threats
December 19, 2017

Facebook and Microsoft disabled slew of North Korean cyber threats

It involved much more than the WannaCry attack.

By J. Fingas,   December 19, 2017
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December 18, 2017
US government names North Korea as the source of WannaCry
December 18, 2017

US government names North Korea as the source of WannaCry

Homeland security adviser Tom Bossert called the attack 'reckless.'

By R. Lawler,   December 18, 2017
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October 27, 2017
'Basic IT security' could have prevented UK NHS WannaCry attack
October 27, 2017

'Basic IT security' could have prevented UK NHS WannaCry attack

An investigation found the NHS had repeatedly been warned to "migrate" away from its dated systems.

By S. Shah,   October 27, 2017
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October 24, 2017
New ransomware is causing major issues across Europe and Russia
October 24, 2017

New ransomware is causing major issues across Europe and Russia

Bad Rabbit has hit networks in Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and Germany.

By M. Locklear,   October 24, 2017
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September 21, 2017
FedEx estimates ransomware attack cost $300 million
September 21, 2017

FedEx estimates ransomware attack cost $300 million

Its TNT Express unit suffered a blow from NotPetya in June.

By R. Lawler,   September 21, 2017
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August 14, 2017
UK cybersecurity researcher pleads not guilty to malware charges
August 14, 2017

UK cybersecurity researcher pleads not guilty to malware charges

Marcus Hutchins will 'vigorously defend himself,' according to his lawyer.

By R. LeFebvre,   August 14, 2017
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August 3, 2017
FBI arrests UK security researcher who stopped WannaCry outbreak (updated)
August 3, 2017

FBI arrests UK security researcher who stopped WannaCry outbreak (updated)

Security researcher Marcus Hutchins was in Las Vegas, attending the Def Con security conference.

By A. Tarantola,   August 3, 2017
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July 8, 2017
The only way to stop another WannaCry is with regulations
July 8, 2017

The only way to stop another WannaCry is with regulations

It's necessary to make cybersecurity a priority.

By D. Hardawar,   July 8, 2017
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