DNA hacking and other fun things
The guy who stopped Wannacry has been arrested by the FBI.
Some hooking code was found in Kronos malware that he had published before. But the technique was known even before that.
In new research they plan to present at the USENIX Security conference on Thursday, a group of researchers from the University of Washington has shown for the first time that it’s possible to encode malicious software into physical strands of DNA, so that when a gene sequencer analyzes it the resulting data becomes a program that corrupts gene-sequencing software and takes control of the underlying computer.
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