WannaCry, the ransomware that spread through the UK’s National Health Service and companies around the world, shows “compelling evidence” of a link to North Korean hacking group Lazarus, according to a new report by Symantec. The cyber security company believes there is a “close connection” to Lazarus, the group behind the cyber attacks on Sony Pictures and the Bangladesh central bank, because of similarities in the tools, code and infrastructure used by the hackers.
ORIGINAL SOURCE: Financial Times
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