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October 14, 2016
The Odinaff banking Trojan has been found targeting the SWIFT messaging system at financial institutions around the world and may have links to the infamous Carbanak group.
April 08, 2015
Financial malware Dyre, in tandem with social engineering, was used in a new campaign to steal millions from financial institutions, according to IBM researchers.
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.
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Expert Jon Callas explains how strong the Triple DES symmetric encryption algorithm actually is and offers guidance on how it compares to other widely used block ciphers. Continue Reading
The Dridex banking Trojan has adopted new functionality to bypass virtual machines. Expert Nick Lewis discusses the enterprise controls to help detect and defend against the threat. Continue Reading
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