Sunday, May 24, 2015

Is your bank account safe? Cyber-hacking on financial institutions increasing in 2015

On May 20 it was confirmed that cyber-hackers had broken into one of the district banks of the Federal Reserve, validating what many experts predicted will be a massive increase to state sponsored and rogue lone wolf electronic break-ins of banks and businesses in 2015.
The St. Louis Federal Reserve website was hacked in April, causing a large portion of website traffic to be re-routed to a spoofed site and potentially placing clients at risk to malware infiltration which could lead to secure data on their own systems being compromised.
 

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