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CyberArk's Vincent Goh identifies tactics used to hack into banks and even central banks, such as spearfishing and social engineering.
A 2012 LinkedIn data theft may have affected far more users than originally thought, the professional networking site said on Wednesday.
The central bank of Bangladesh was under attack by more than one group at the time thieves stole $81 million from its account at the New York Fed.
The cyberattack that knocked hundreds of Japanese school networks offline had at least one novel feature: It was allegedly instigated by a student.
International financial messaging service SWIFT told clients to share information on attacks on the system to help prevent hackings.
Cybersecurity is the biggest risk facing the financial system, the chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Tuesday.
The darknet is exploding in popularity among criminals. Cybercrime is big business and projected to grow to $600 billion this year.
Chinese authorities are checking technology products for potential security threats to the country, reports The New York Times.
Vietnam's Tien Phong Bank said that it interrupted an attempted cyber heist that involved the use of fraudulent SWIFT messages.
Swift is critically important to the global financial system, former Treasury Department official Tony Fratto says.
The dispute between Twitter and U.S. intelligence that broke into view this week actually began as long ago as last fall. Here's how it unfolded.
SWIFT has warned of a second malware attack, similar to the one that led to February's cyber-theft at the Bangladesh central bank.
One of the biggest hacking threats to companies and to customers' sensitive data comes from a surprising source without a computer's help.
"We will be blocking access to YahooMail on the House Network until further notice," an email from the House of Representatives' IT desk said.
Big banks struggle to earn consumers trust as U.S. mobile banking lags other nations.
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said the U.S. needs to change one key thing if it's going to maintain its security and defeat its enemies.
Months after the hack, the burger chain admits in earnings that older sale terminals were targeted by malware.
Anonymous has launched a 30-day attack against central banks, the hacking group warned this week, after strikes on several banks by different hackers.
A 10-year-old hacker from Finland won $10,000 from Facebook after alerting the tech giant to a security flaw in its photo-sharing service, Instagram.
Americans will spend more than half of their social networking time on Facebook this year, but growth is set to slow.
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