WannaCry Attack: Microsoft Questions Role of Intelligence Community | The Cipher Brief

Microsoft is pointing the finger at Washington.

“An equivalent scenario with conventional weapons would be the U.S. military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen.”

So while VEP is being debated … really? No, it is more like Raytheon’s internal quality assurance processes setting a standard of “in balancing our costs, release date schedule and consumer demands (read bottom line) we are willing to take a chance that giving access to Tomahawks is an acceptable national and global risk.”

Come on, Microsoft can bring some of that overseas cash stash and expand the role and capabilities of its QA teams.

Source: WannaCry Attack: Microsoft Questions Role of Intelligence Community

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