Go to ...

The Newspapers

Gathering and spreading news from various Russian Newspapers

The Newspapers on Google+The Newspapers on LinkedInRSS Feed

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The FBI arrested the programmer, to stop a global cyber attack WannaCry


British programmer Markus Hatches, also known as @MalvareTechBlog, detained in the US by the FBI. This writes the Motherboard.

23-year-old Hatches arrested on Wednesday after a conference on cybersecurity, held in Nevada. He was taken into custody. The circumstances of the detention are not specified, is accused of the programmer is unknown.

Hutchins — the same programmer who was able to stop a global cyber virus-the extortioner WannaCry. He registered a domain name, found in the code of the virus itself.

source

Related posts:
Moscow responded to the US threats to block the delivery of su-30 to Iran
Us General: Russian air force professional intercepts U.S. aircraft
The SBU published video testimony of torture of prisoners militias
Lavrov: US adopts new anti-Russian sanctions of the blue

Recommended

More Stories From Politics