Tags Kronos

Marcus Hutchins, who stopped WannaCry's spread, avoids prison time

by Sean Lyngaas

Hutchins’ case has resonated in the cybersecurity community as some reflect on whether society allows good hacking to cancel out the bad.

Marcus Hutchins pleads guilty to two counts related to Kronos banking malware

by Greg Otto

Also known as MalwareTech, Hutchins was responsible for stopping the WannaCry ransomware outbreak.

Marcus Hutchins faces new charges of developing malware and lying to FBI

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

Citing legal costs rising above $100,000, Hutchins solicited donations from supporters.

Marcus Hutchins prosecutors outline secret evidence to be introduced

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

The evidence is under a protective order. A pre-trial hearing is set for Oct. 17.

Marcus Hutchins pleads not guilty to creating Kronos banking malware

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

"He is going to vigorously defend himself against these charges," one lawyer said.

FBI arrests researcher that stopped ‘WannaCry’ for allegedly creating Kronos banking trojan

by Ryan Johnston

Marcus Hutchins, 23, was arrested for his alleged role in creating the Kronos banking trojan.