Global ransomware attack used info stolen from NSA, says Microsoft

The head of Microsoft has called on governments to stop stockpiling software vulnerabilities, after claiming that Friday’s global cyber-attack exploited information stolen from the US National Security Agency. The ‘WannaCrypt’ cyber-attack (from the software’s name Wanna Decryptor, and also known as WannaCry) is estimated to have hit some 200,000 organisations in at least 150 countries. … Continue reading Global ransomware attack used info stolen from NSA, says Microsoft