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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hackers trading in NSA spy tools may include insider, experts say | McClatchy Washington Bureau

Cybersecurity experts believe the hacker who leaked the potent software tool that powered last week’s global ransomware attacks is an American – perhaps a disgruntled insider in the U.S. intelligence community.

Such a finding would raise the stakes for halting The Shadow Brokers group, which has bedeviled the National Security Agency with releases of its hacked weaponized cyber exploits for months.

via www.mcclatchydc.com

http://rightcoast.typepad.com/rightcoast/2017/05/hackers-trading-in-nsa-spy-tools-may-include-insider-experts-say-mcclatchy-washington-bureau.html

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Meantime "the U.S. intelligence community" publicises its opinion that Mr Trump is somewhat incompetent. What cheek.

Posted by: dearieme | May 17, 2017 12:00:36 PM

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