Superb journalism in the form of an article posted by Ellen Nakashima and Aaron Gregg of The Washington Post detailing critical work of United States National Security Agency trained malware hunters – now the co-founders of Dragos, a highly respected cybersecurity firm. If you read anything today on public infrastructure security read Ellen Naksshima and Aaron Gregg’s important piece at The Washington Post. You’ll be glad you did.
The cyber threat hunters had honed their chops at the National Security Agency — the world’s premier electronic spy agency. And last fall, they were analyzing malware samples from around the world when they stumbled across something highly troubling… – via Ellen Nakashima and Aaron Gregg of The Washington Post**
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/theyre-on-the-lookout-for-malware-that-can-kill/2018/04/27/33190738-32c1-11e8-8abc-22a366b72f2d_story.html