How sad that Mad Magazine is gone. Their Spy Vesus Spy column fit this theme perfectly.I feel there's a real movie potential here. Good guys, bad guys, digital chase scenes ala Wargames and a good guy with a checkered past.
the virus does an http get to iuqerfsodp9ifjaposdfjhgosurijfaewrwergwea.com/ and exits if any replay comes back. see https://blog.talosintelligence.com/2017/05/wannacry.html@jedishrfu I am not into too much of these hacking technologies, so can you answer a few questions?
What is meant by "registering the domain"?
And what is the "kill switch"? The article said that botnet Mirai tried to bring down the kill switch by attacking it with excess web traffic. How does this kill switch work?