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US intel pays £72,000 to Russian for NSA tools hacked by Shadow Brokers

The US intelligence community reportedly negotiated in secret to retrieve classified documents stolen from the National Security Agency (NSA) by the Shadow Brokers and passed along to Russian intelligence.

All versions' of Windows vulnerable to tweaked Shadow Broker NSA exploits

NSA exploits stolen by hacker Shadow Brokers can be tweaked to exploit vulnerabilities in all versions of Windows, including Windows 10 - so deploy the MS17-010 security update from Microsoft as soon as possible.

ShadowBrokers leak more hacking tools - MS says most exploits patched

Malwarebytes reports recent zero-days among Shadowbrokers hacking tools and code analysis appears to confirm earlier reported NSA origins.

Expect trouble as Shadow Brokers retire, give away hacking tools

TheShadowBrokers hackers are retiring but before they go, they are leaving behind a huge collection of Windows vulnerabilities - expect an uptick in opportunistic hacking.

Second Shadow Brokers dump released

The hacking group named The Shadow Brokers has released more NSA-related files, these are said to show IP addresses linked to the Equation Group, a hacking group believed to be an NSA contractor.