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  • Cyber-Security Hero Who Stopped WannaCry Attack Arrested in Las Vegas Bitcoin, Breaking News, News, News teaser

    Cyber-Security Hero Who Stopped WannaCry Attack Arrested in Las Vegas

    Marcus Hutchins, the British security researcher who aided ailing Wannacry malware victims, including the UK’s National Health Service, arrested by the FBI in Las Vegas. The security researcher who stopped the Wannacry malware attack by registering an internet domain that the malware communicated with has reportedly been arrested at an airport. According to emerging reports, Hutchins was arrested in Las Vegas as he was leaving the country after attending the Blackhat and Def Con conventions

    · August 3, 2017 · 4:15 pm
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    DoctorClu Arrested In Connection To The Silk Road 2.0 Case

    On January 20, federal agents arrested a Seattle man for vending and working as an administrator on the Silk Road 2.0 darknet market. Prosecutors have charged 26-year-old Brian Richard Farrell, who they say is DoctorClu, a famous Silk Road administrator that left the marketplace after a blowout with his coworkers and boss. He is currently charged with conspiracy to distribute heroin, methamphetamine and cocaine and will appear Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Seattle. “The arrest

    · January 21, 2015 · 7:37 am