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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.


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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