Foreign investigators join NSA in blaming North Korea for Wannacry: report

The BBC is reporting that British-lead international investigation into the origins of Wanna Cry has come to the same conclusions as the NSA and a number of private firms: North Korea was behind the attacks.

The Wanna Cry ransomware held hundreds of thousands of computers hostage in May by encrypting files until users paid for a decryption key.

  • tom_billesley

    It’s not a prank by nerds, it’s an act of war. Sever their internet connections.

    • It is not only North Korea getting more belligerent but desperate. It is ratcheting up the tension.

  • Barrington Minge

    Someone needs to deal with this little wank-stain.