A judge in Atlanta, Georgia, has sentenced Aaron James Glende, a hacker known as IcyEagle, to four years and two months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for selling access to stolen bank accounts and others, via
During the first weekend in February this year, Bangladesh Bank became the victim of one of the biggest cyber-heists of all time. Criminals managed to hack into the central bank’s security system, falsely masquerade as official banking authorities, and illegally
Tiny Lichtenstein is known for its adorable castles, alpine vistas and, until recently, being an unabashed tax haven for billionaires. However, some customers may regret stashing any funds in the principality because of a hack at the Valartis Bank, according
Customers of a Chinese-owned Liechtenstein bank are being told by unknown blackmailers they must pay a portion of their savings or face having account details sent to finance authorities and the media, a German newspaper reported on Sunday.
Google is reportedly notifying some users that their accounts have been targeted by government-backed hackers, according to an onslaught of reports proliferating social media in the past 24 hours.
It is believed that a spear phishing campaign called PowerDuke, which
At a time when people are making serpentine queues at ATM kiosks to withdraw cash owing to demonetisation, a new report said on Monday that cyber attacks on ATMs will rise in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region in 2017.
Cybercriminals hacked the bank account of an industrialist and transferred US $ 72,000 from his account to an unknown bank account in China.
Sialkot-based exporter of leather gloves Abdul Waheed, member Executive Committee of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry
FDIC-ensured bank accounts typically cover up to $250,000, so you probably feel like your money is secure within these banking institutions. However, a single hacker can drain your bank account and leave you with a serious headache as you piece
The U.S. Navy said that hackers accessed sensitive information for more than 130,000 current and former U.S. sailors.
The breach, announced November 23 by Vice Admiral Robert Burke, was the latest in a string of major cybersecurity breaches that have
The FBI warns of potential attacks in U.S. after similar crimes in Taiwan and Thailand
Earlier this year, the cybercriminals in Taiwan and Thailand programmed bank ATMs by making its gang members stand in front of the machines at the
The FBI is warning that potential ATM attacks, similar to those in Taiwan and Thailand that caused ATMs to dispense millions, could happen in the US.
The FBI said in a recent bulletin that it was “monitoring emerging reports indicating
Cyber criminal tactics have changed over the last five years.
Cyber criminals have remotely attacked cash machines in more than a dozen countries across Europe this year using malicious software that forces machines to spit out cash, according to Russian
During the weekend of 5-6 November, Tesco Bank was hacked and £2.5 million pounds were stolen from its customers. Cybersecurity firm Cyberint probed the dark net for clues and caught hackers gloating.
According to the Israeli company, hackers were gloating
Cybercriminals who once earned millions by breaking into individual online bank accounts are now targeting the banks’ own computers, with often-dramatic results.
In Taiwan and Thailand earlier this year, the criminals programmed bank ATMs to spew cash. Gang members stood
BioCatch, a cybersecurity company that tracks behavior to catch cyber crooks, said UK’s NatWest bank has successfully tried its technology with clients.
NatWest, one of the largest banks in the UK, has deployed BioCatch technology since the beginning of the
A hacker going by the name of CyberZeist is claiming to have found a Local File Inclusion vulnerability in the website of “many UK banks”.
A hacker going by the name of CyberZeist is claiming to have found a Local
The Bangladesh central bank has reportedly retrieved $15.25m (£12.2m) of the $81m stolen in an unprecedented cyberattack against the financial institution in February. Officials who are now working to retrieve more of the funds believe at least $30m more could
Hackers boasted of thefts from Tesco Bank months before the company reported losing £2.5m in an attack.
Cybersecurity company Cyberint said it had discovered posts on a variety of dark web forums whose members had described the lender as being
An android banking Trojan exploiting vulnerability in the Chrome browser has been uncovered by security researchers. The banking trojan, dubbed Svpeng, allows hackers to surreptitiously upload malicious apps onto victims’ devices, without their knowledge and/or confirmation. The malware campaign began
British cyber experts are worried there are more hacks on banks and financial services to come, after Tesco Bank was hacked and money was stolen.
British cyber security authorities are investigating the theft of money from thousands of Tesco Bank