The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Allen West Republic
There is a group of cyberhackers out there know as the Shadow Brokers. They have become the seemingly unremovable thorn in the side of the National Security Agency. Either through hacking into the National Security Agency or with the aid of an insider they have managed to steal and release cyber tools that the agency created. This has put a huge dent in national security. If you want to understand how bad it is, read on.
As Written By SCOTT SHANE, NICOLE PERLROTH and DAVID E. SANGER for the New York Times:
Jake Williams awoke last April in an Orlando, Fla., hotel where he was leading a training session. Checking Twitter, the cybersecurity expert was dismayed to discover that he had been thrust into the middle of one of the worst security debacles ever to befall American intelligence.
Mr. Williams had written on his company blog about the Shadow Brokers, a mysterious group that had somehow obtained many ofpost was originally published on this site