Nov 16, 2017

US lays ground rules for Made In The NSA hack attacks

Stung by the loss of a trove of hacking tools, the US government has made public its rules for how it handles discoveries of flaws in computer systems used by businesses and consumers worldwide.

Bernard Keane ā€” Politics editor

Bernard Keane

Politics editor

Former deputy director of the National Security Agency  Chris Inglis

After the humiliation of the United States’ National Security Agency having its trove of hacking tools stolen and used to create ransomware attacks, the US government has decided to clarify its rules around using software vulnerabilities.

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    >Agencies will report newly discovered software vulnerabilities
    Or not!
    > to the ERB, which will then consider whether to inform the relevant manufacturer,
    Or not
    >NSA only reports 90% of the software flaws
    Aiming for 91%?

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