Hacking 'hero' Marcus Hutchins faces more malware charges

Hacking 'hero' Marcus Hutchins faces more malware charges
 

A British cyber-security researcher credited with stopping the spread of the WannaCry virus faces four more charges related to separate malware he is alleged to have created.
Marcus Hutchins, who denies the charges, has asked his Twitter followers to help with his legal fees.
Mr Hutchins was arrested at Las Vegas airport in August last year after he left the Black Hat conference.
He was accused of creating a piece of malware known as Kronos.
Kronos was designed to steal banking credentials.
According to a new court filing, Mr Hutchins is now also accused of creating a second piece of... read more

 
7 June 2018 in Science &Technology, Views: 52
Source: BBC
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