Threat prevention in financial institutions
- March 27, 2015
Heimdal Security researchers have found new cases of the nesting-doll financial malware, while Fortinet researchers peel back the layers to reveal its surprising intricacies.
- March 12, 2015
A new Symantec report shows a significant fall in banking malware infections in 2014, but the company warns that malware remains a threat to financial firms.
- February 16, 2015
A malware attack on more than 100 banks around the globe has led to one of the largest bank heist schemes in history, with losses potentially reaching $1 billion.
- October 09, 2012
A cybergang in Eastern Europe revealed plans to attack U.S. banks with a Gozi-like Trojan, according to RSA.
- August 09, 2012
Tilon is related to the Silon malware detected in 2009. It uses a man-in-the-browser attack to capture form submissions and steal credentials.
- July 03, 2012
The Citadel crimeware, a toolkit giving cybercriminals sophisticated financial malware, is being taken off the market by its authors, according to experts monitoring its activity.
- August 25, 2011
The Ramnit worm now supports man-in-the-middle attacks, giving cybercriminals the ability to drain a victim’s bank account.
- September 23, 2009
Actimize survey shows financial institutions see insider fraud threat growing as economic recession puts pressure on employees