Failure to follow standard network security best practice has exposed a Californian investment bank to cyber criminals’ demands
Hackers have attempted to extort money from an investment bank in California after bypassing network defences to steal documents.
WestPark Capital, based
A California investment bank appears to have been targeted by hackers, who reportedly stole and leaked sensitive internal documents, as part of an apparent elaborate extortion scheme. The hacker/hacker group going by the name The Dark Overlord leaked the internal
Standard Chartered, the UK-based bank, has urged its banking customers in India to change their ATM PIN numbers in light of increasing cases of ATM fraud.
“For the security of your account, we would recommend that you visit our ATMs
The Pakistani-origin mastermind of a £113 million high street bank cyber-fraud, who made so much money that he flew team of valets from Scotland to Lahore to polish his fleet of luxury cars, has been jailed for 11 years by
Daily reports to clients will soon be part of the SWIFT inter-bank messaging system — as the international payments network is working double-time to ensure their client-members are able to spot unauthorized payments as quickly as possible. These changes come
It seems like things couldn’t get better for Pansuthee Meeluekit, who received a refund for nearly THB1 million that was stolen from his bank account. But they have. The people responsible for the cyber crime have been caught. Apparently, the
If you’re worried about the security of mobile banking, you’re not alone. Mobile banking apps use a wide array of complicated passwords, biometric tools (like thumbprint or facial scanning), and two-factor authentication to make sure you’re you before “you” try
The Anonymous campaign against the corrupt global banking cartel,OpIcarus: Shut Down The Banks, has gone into overdrive as twenty Rothschild owned central banks, including the Bank of England and the Bank of France, were taken offline.
The hacking collective identified
Hackers have stolen 12.29 million baht from Government Savings Bank’s 21 ATMs in Bangkok and southern provinces since August 1.
The thefts have forced the GSB to suspend indefinitely the services of about 4,000 ATMs which were manufactured by a
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There’s a new movement among banks trying to combat the ongoing threat of hackers, and a Hawaii bank is joining the effort.
Bank websites are often at the top of the list when it comes to being the target of
Six months after an $81 million theft.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Bangladesh’s central bank have agreed to withdraw additional payment security measures put in place after one of the world’s biggest cyber heists, the theft of
Faizal, a prime hacker of Pakistan, has been involved in the unofficial cyber war in between Pakistan and India during last few years. Faizal had previously breached more than thousand websites of India, and now as per the report has
Bangladesh’s central bank said it has reversed its plans to sue the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the SWIFT money transfer network, and instead intends to seek their help recovering $81 million stolen by cyber thieves in February.
A recent incident involving a state-bank cardholder who had VND500 million (US$22,300) in her ATM account withdrawn overnight has become a case study as to whether an OTP, or a one-time password, in Internet banking is really safe.
Attempts were made to hack the online system of a PSU bank recently, but they were foiled by timely action, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.
Jaitley said after the hacking attempts, all banks and the Reserve Bank of India have
Big banks are revving up efforts to combat cybercriminals targeting the financial-services industry.
Eight of the largest U.S. banks are forming a group that seeks to tackle the growing cyberthreat. It includes J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Bank of America
Websites today are not safe and hackers around the world are constantly breaching online portals with great ease. In a recent case, on August 2, 2016 a data programme used by an Indian national bank was breached by a pro-Pakistani
KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has arrested a Romanian national called Preda Aurelian on the charge of stealing money through ATM cards belonging to Himalayan Bank and Nabil Bank.
According to CIB, he had
A woman who was wrongly singled-out as a credit card fraudster and identity thief is suing the supermarket chain Safeway for $425,000 after the company mistakenly gave police the wrong surveillance video and circulated her image to newspapers and TV