Tags Marcus Hutchins

US advisory meant to clarify ransomware payments only spotlights widespread uncertainty

by Tim Starks • 2 years ago

Some worry that OFAC didn't anticipate a bilzzard of potential unindented consequences.

BlueKeep is back. For now, attackers are just using it for cryptomining

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

The hacking has finally begun, and so far, it’s gone off with a whimper, not a bang.

Marcus Hutchins, who stopped WannaCry's spread, avoids prison time

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

Hutchins’ case has resonated in the cybersecurity community as some reflect on whether society allows good hacking to cancel out the bad.

Marcus Hutchins pleads guilty to two counts related to Kronos banking malware

by Greg Otto • 3 years ago

Also known as MalwareTech, Hutchins was responsible for stopping the WannaCry ransomware outbreak.

Marcus Hutchins faces new charges of developing malware and lying to FBI

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 years ago

Citing legal costs rising above $100,000, Hutchins solicited donations from supporters.

Marcus Hutchins prosecutors outline secret evidence to be introduced

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 years ago

The evidence is under a protective order. A pre-trial hearing is set for Oct. 17.