The white-hat programmer and security scientist MalwareTech able to stop the rampage of the WannaCry ransomware. Hacker One said they’d give MalwareTech $10,000 for his effort. At that point MalwareTech said that he expects to part the cash between an undisclosed charity and infosec books for low-wage students.
By education I mean I plan to purchase infosec based book to give to students who cannot afford them themsleves.
— MalwareTech (@MalwareTechBlog) May 15, 2017
JustEat offered MalwareTech a year’s worth of free pizza 🙂
— Just Eat UK (@JustEatUK) May 16, 2017