Last week, the Washington Post reported that Russia hacked the Olympics network and tried to cast the blame on North Korea.
Cyber attack attribution has long been a thorny problem. It is difficult to develop norms of international cyber behavior if attackers can hide behind plausible deniability. Microsoft recently proposed an independent international committee of experts to ascribe responsibility. The Kaspersky paper, however, questions whether absolute attribution is even possible. The paper, written by researchers Brian […]