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Namibia Economist
Heist financewhen the theft involves hijacking banks’ connections to the global payments sys
Heist finance
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 hours ago
when the theft involves hijacking banks’ connections to the global payments system. This week the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT), a network that thousands of banks around the world use to move... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Lessons from a Bank HeistSwift can’t do it alone. The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecom
Lessons from a Bank Heist
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Swift can’t do it alone. The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, an organization that enables money transfers worldwide, has come under fire after a rash of bank hackings—some of which bear fingerprints of nation-states... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SWIFT eyes new technology to spot cyber theftpotential to develop new tools that could allow it to spot fraudulent payment i
SWIFT eyes new technology to spot cyber theft
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
potential to develop new tools that could allow it to spot fraudulent payment instructions. Historically, the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication’s (SWIFT) core business has focused on simply passing authenticated messages... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Global banking system under attack – what you need to knowdoubt the FBI’s assertion that North Korea hacked Sony. 4. SWIFT was not hacke
Global banking system under attack – what you need to know
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
doubt the FBI’s assertion that North Korea hacked Sony. 4. SWIFT was not hacked. A key role here is played by SWIFT, the worldwide interbank communication network that settles transactions. It’s how banks send money to each other. SWIFT makes... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH banks under attack by hackersin an interview. Chien said if North Korea was responsible for the hacks on ba
PH banks under attack by hackers
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
in an interview. Chien said if North Korea was responsible for the hacks on banks via the Swift (or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) messaging network, it would represent the first known episode of a... Read more
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Business Insurance
Cyber firms say Bangladesh hackers have attacked other Asian banksagainst a bank involving fraudulent messages on the SWIFT payments network, one
Cyber firms say Bangladesh hackers have attacked other Asian banks
Business Insurance / Posted 2 days ago
against a bank involving fraudulent messages on the SWIFT payments network, one dating back to 2013. SWIFT, the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, urged banks this week to bolster their security, saying it was aware of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SWIFT eyes new technology to spot cyber theftpotential to develop new tools that could allow it to spot fraudulent payment i
SWIFT eyes new technology to spot cyber theft
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
potential to develop new tools that could allow it to spot fraudulent payment instructions. Historically, the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication's (SWIFT) core business has focussed on simply passing authenticated messages... Read more
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The Register
FOURTH bank hit by SWIFT hackerswas responsible for this attack.How deep does the rabbit hole go? Evidence is
FOURTH bank hit by SWIFT hackers
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
was responsible for this attack.How deep does the rabbit hole go? Evidence is emerging that the SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecom) attacks began as far back as October 2015 when the Philippines bank was first hit, two... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Swift hack probe expands to 12 more bankshave responded to the breaches, click here. The Brussels-based interbank coope
Swift hack probe expands to 12 more banks
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
have responded to the breaches, click here. The Brussels-based interbank cooperative, whose full name is the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has warned that there may have been more breaches than the three already... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cyber firms say hackers who stole Bangladesh central bank have attacked other Asian banksagainst a bank involving fraudulent messages on the SWIFT payments network, one
Cyber firms say hackers who stole Bangladesh central bank have attacked other Asian banks
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
against a bank involving fraudulent messages on the SWIFT payments network, one dating back to 2013. SWIFT, the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, urged banks this week to bolster their security, saying it was aware of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Symantec says $81 million SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hackcyber attack against a bank involving fraudulent SWIFT messages since the begin
Symantec says $81 million SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hack
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
cyber attack against a bank involving fraudulent SWIFT messages since the beginning of 2015. SWIFT, as the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication is known, this week urged banks to bolster their security, saying it was... Read more
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The Financial Express
Symantec says SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hackwould represent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudule
Symantec says SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hack
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
would represent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudulent SWIFT messages. SWIFT, as the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication is known, this week urged banks to bolster their security, saying it was... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hack: Symantecrepresent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudulent SWI
SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hack: Symantec
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
represent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudulent SWIFT messages. SWIFT, as the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication is known, this week urged banks to bolster their security, saying it was... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Symantec says SWIFT heist linked to PH’s attack, Sony hackwould represent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudule
Symantec says SWIFT heist linked to PH’s attack, Sony hack
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
would represent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudulent SWIFT messages. SWIFT, as the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication is known, this week urged banks to bolster their security, saying it was... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Up to a dozen banks are reportedly investigating potential SWIFT breachesSoutheast Asia but include banks in the Philippines and New Zealand, Bloomberg
Up to a dozen banks are reportedly investigating potential SWIFT breaches
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
Southeast Asia but include banks in the Philippines and New Zealand, Bloomberg reported. The Brussels-based Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT), a cooperative society owned by thousands of financial institutions,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Symantec says SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hackwould represent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudule
Symantec says SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hack
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
would represent the fourth known cyber attack against a bank involving fraudulent SWIFT messages. SWIFT, as the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication is known, this week urged banks to bolster their security, saying it was... Read more
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Business Insurance
Symantec says SWIFT malware linked to attack in PhilippinesPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
Symantec says SWIFT malware linked to attack in Philippines
Business Insurance / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
SWIFT hackers nicknamed 'Lazarus' hit a fourth bank in Philippinesfirm Symantec. In recent months, computer hackers have been able to gain a dan
SWIFT hackers nicknamed 'Lazarus' hit a fourth bank in Philippines
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
firm Symantec. In recent months, computer hackers have been able to gain a dangerous level of access SWIFT, the worldwide interbank communication network that settles transactions. First, we learned that hackers broke into the central... Read more
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Investopedia
SWIFT's New 5-Part Customer Security Programcooperative that provides safe and secure financial transactions for its member
SWIFT's New 5-Part Customer Security Program
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
cooperative that provides safe and secure financial transactions for its members. Established in 1973, the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) uses a standardized proprietary communications platform to facilitate... Read more
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Herald Sun
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attackPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attack
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to... Read more
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Weekly Times
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attackPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attack
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to... Read more
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Perth Now
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attackPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attack
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attackPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attack
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attackPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
SWIFT malware linked to Philippines attack
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Symantec says SWIFT malware linked to attack in PhilippinesPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
Symantec says SWIFT malware linked to attack in Philippines
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to... Read more
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Reuters
Symantec says SWIFT malware linked to attack in PhilippinesPhilippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In Febr
Symantec says SWIFT malware linked to attack in Philippines
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Philippines bank could prompt more attacks, Symantec said in the post. In February, thieves hacked into the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payments system of the Bangladesh central bank, sending messages to... Read more
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Business Insurance
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firmswith law enforcment and has controls in place to know its customers and deter c
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firms
Business Insurance / Posted 3 days ago
with law enforcment and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Herald Sun
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companieslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companies
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Weekly Times
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companieslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companies
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Perth Now
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companieslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companies
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companieslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companies
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companieslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
Ecuador hackers moved $12m to 23 companies
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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The Financial Express
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firmswith law enforcment and has controls in place to know its customers and deter c
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firms
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
with law enforcment and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
77 related stories
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Bdnews24.com
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firmslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firms
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved US$9 million to 23 Hong Kong firmslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved US$9 million to 23 Hong Kong firms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Fortune
Hackers Use 23 Hong Kong Firms to Hide Millions Lifted From Ecuador Banklaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
Hackers Use 23 Hong Kong Firms to Hide Millions Lifted From Ecuador Bank
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Reuters
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firmslaw enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime
In Ecuador cyber heist, thieves moved $9 million to 23 Hong Kong firms
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
law enforcement and has controls in place to know its customers and deter crime. SWIFT, an acronym for the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has said its core messaging system has never been breached. A BDA lawyer... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hackers behind $81 MILLION cyber heist will NEVER are 'untraceable'of bank documents so the money could get in, and I don’t know where the $81mill
Hackers behind $81 MILLION cyber heist will NEVER are 'untraceable'
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
of bank documents so the money could get in, and I don’t know where the $81million came from.' Last month the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Transactions (SWIFT) denied its systems were at fault for the heist. SWIFT's chief executive... Read more
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Business Insurance
SWIFT to unveil new security plan after hackers' heistsa new security program as it fights to rebuild its reputation in the wake of th
SWIFT to unveil new security plan after hackers' heists
Business Insurance / Posted 5 days ago
a new security program as it fights to rebuild its reputation in the wake of the Bangladesh Bank heist. The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)'s chief executive, Gottfried Leibbrandt, told a financial services... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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News 8000
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Swift CEO admits hackers may have breached more bankschief executive officer (CEO) of Swift, the global interbank messaging system i
Swift CEO admits hackers may have breached more banks
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
chief executive officer (CEO) of Swift, the global interbank messaging system is set to give on Tuesday. The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication will increase security requirements for the software clients use and help... Read more
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KECI Missoula
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
SWIFT to unveil new security plan after hackers' heistsThe Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)'s chief
SWIFT to unveil new security plan after hackers' heists
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)'s chief executive, Gottfried Leibbrandt, told a financial services conference in Brussels that SWIFT will launch a five-point plan later this week. Banks send payment... Read more
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CNET
SWIFT promises security improvements for its bank transfer techfor banks' efforts to spot suspicious behavior and better information sharing a
SWIFT promises security improvements for its bank transfer tech
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
for banks' efforts to spot suspicious behavior and better information sharing among banks. SWIFT -- the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication -- was used by thieves who hacked into Bangaldesh's central bank in February.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
CEO: Hackers could bring down the bankswhere fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular a
CEO: Hackers could bring down the banks
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
where fraudsters used the same modus operandi, albeit without the spectacular amounts," he said. SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, has already warned customers that the attacks appear to be "part of a wider... Read more
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