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New Cyberattack Evidence Of A ‘Highly Adaptive Campaign Targeting Banks’

The SWIFT messaging network is used by banks to transmit instructions for money transfers around the world. But hackers utilized the network to steal $81 million from Bangladesh’s central bank in February. Now, SWIFT (an acronym for Society of Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) says a second bank was attacked. Forensic experts said the latest security

Hedge-Fund Hack Part of Bigger Siege: Cyber-Experts

 The attack on a U.S. hedge fund’s network, which a cybersecurity contractor said last week disrupted the firm’s high-speed trading and stole its data, is but one among many. That is the assessment of more than a half-dozen computer security experts, who in recent interviews characterized the hedge-fund industry as the target of multiple attacks,

Cyber Attack: Snake Virus plagues Ukraine Online networks

An aggressive cyber weapon called Snake has infected dozens of Ukrainian computer networks including government systems in one of the most sophisticated attacks of recent years.  Also known as Ouroboros, after the serpent of Greek mythology that swallowed its own tail, experts say it is comparable in its complexity with Stuxnet, the malware that was found

Obama Administration to Distribute 13,000 Armored Mine-Resistant Vehicles to Police Units Around the US

Welcome to Salinas, California. It’s a community of only 150,000 people and the owner of the military assault death machine. That’s right, a city of less than a quarter million owns a rolling death machine complete with a machine gun turret on top.And, they’re not alone. The Obama administration is looking to distribute 13,000 armored