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New XData ransomware spreads faster than WannaCry

Following the emergence of the WannaCry ransomware attack campaign last week, another, possibly bigger outbreak is underway.
The culprit? A new ransomware called XData.

New XData ransomware spreads faster than WannaCry

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The WannaCry ransomware might have a link to North Korea
16 May 2017, 3:01 am



As security researchers investigate last Friday’s massive attack from the WannaCry ransomware, they’ve noticed clues that may link it with a North Korean hacking group that has been blamed for attacking banks across the world.

The evidence is far from a smoking gun, and may prove inconclusive. But security researchers have noticed a similarity between an earlier version of WannaCry and a hacking tool used by the Lazarus Group.

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