[Orin Kerr] The Kronos indictment: It a crime to create and sell malware?

The Justice Department has indicted Marcus Hutchins , a security researcher, for creating and selling malware. The Verge explains: A noted security researcher has been arrested by the FBI, as first reported by Motherboard. Marcus Hutchins (better known as MalwareTech) appears to have been stopped by the FBI yesterday afternoon as he prepared to board a flight from Las Vegas back to his home in London.

Source: [Orin Kerr] The Kronos indictment: It a crime to create and sell malware?

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