Tech Break

Jul 26th 2019

Tech Break 5833

Malware Researcher Sentenced

Hosted by Curt Franklin
Marcus Hutchins, security researcher is sentenced to supervised release.
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Seems like you can turn your life around - and even get some credit for it. Marcus Hutchins, a security researcher known for creating the "kill switch" that stopped the 2017 WannaCry ransomware attack, has been sentenced to time served and a year of supervised release for charges of creating and distributing the Kronos banking malware.

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