“Sometimes hackers come across valuable access they don’t know how to properly monetize. Just because they only made $100k from having access to almost every Twitter account doesn’t necessarily mean there’s a deeper hidden motive. Some hackers just aren’t creative.” Marcus Hutchins – A.K.A. MalwareTech – Stopped WannaCry cyber attack
About Marcus Hutchins:
In May 2017, Marcus Hutchins – AKA MalwareTech – became a hero for stopping WannaCry, a particularly nasty ransomware that spread quickly all over the world. Yet his fame also brought to light his troubled past as the teenage Black Hat hacker who created KRONOS, a dangerous rootkit.