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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The WannaCry ransomware might have a link to North Korea

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As security researchers investigate last Friday’s massive attack from the WannaCry ransomware, they’ve noticed clues that may link it with a North Korean hacking group that has been blamed for attacking banks across the world.

The evidence is far from a smoking gun, and may prove inconclusive. But security researchers have noticed a similarity between an earlier version of WannaCry and a hacking tool used by the Lazarus Group.

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May 16, 2017 at 06:07AM

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from Michael Kan

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