British security expert Kevin Beaumont has thrown in his lot with the company often described as the Typhoid Mary of the Internet — Microsoft — but says he will not be a big cog in the wheel there, just a security threat analyst.
Japanese security firm Trend Micro has found a new Windows malware family that it has named BlackSquid, which uses as many as eight exploits to attack and spread through networks.
Attackers used the NSA exploits utilised by the WannaCry creators to create a tool for mining for the monero cryptocurrency well before last weekend's ransomware crisis, according to researchers from the Proofpoint cyber security company.
A hacking implant written by the NSA and leaked by the hacking group Shadow Brokers about two weeks ago, can now be detected and removed using a script released by a cyber security firm.
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