Home Tags Bank accounts

Tag: bank accounts

Russian raids sweep up 20 malware scum

Cron job aborted after crims scoop ₽50m and share it to 6,000 bank accounts The Russian Interior Ministry has announced the arrest of 20 people following raids related to a malware campaign dubbed “Cronrdquo; emptying victims' bank accounts.…

Russian ‘Cron’ Cyber Gang Arrested for Raiding Bank Accounts

Russian authorities arrest a group of 16 hackers who allegedly were attacking banks in their native country via mobile malware, nixing plans for their global expansion.

IT threat evolution Q1 2017. Statistics

According to KSN data, Kaspersky Lab solutions detected and repelled 479,528,279 malicious attacks from online resources located in 190 countries all over the world.

File antivirus detected a total of 174,989,956 unique malicious and potentially unwanted objects.

Realistic Brits want at least 3 security steps on bank accounts

Which breach were your details revealed in, then? Three in five Brits reckon that fewer than three security steps – including passwords, card readers or letters from a memorable word – are insufficient to assure their bank account is secure and not accessible by other people.…

Two-factor security is so broken, now hackers can drain bank accounts

Criminals have exploited a known flaw in how calls and text messages travel around the world to redirect a two-factor code for a person's bank account.

SS7 Flaws Exploited in Attacks Against Mobile Users’ Bank Accounts

Cyberthieves exploited long-known vulnerabilities in the Signaling System 7 (SS7) protocol, attacking bank accounts in Germany by intercepting two-factor authentication codes sent to mobile phones.

After years of warnings, mobile network hackers exploit SS7 flaws to...

O2 in Germany confirms online thefts from sour krauts Experts have been warning for years about security blunders in the Signaling System 7 protocol – the magic glue used by cellphone networks to communicate with each other.…

Thieves drain 2fa-protected bank accounts by abusing SS7 routing protocol

The same weakness could be used to eavesdrop on calls and track users’ locations.

Nigerian Convicted in Passport Wire Fraud and Internet Scam

A Nigerian man set up a number of U.S. bank accounts with bogus passports over a one year period, in which he managed to steal at least $500,000 through wire fraud and Internet scams.

SecureWorks Exposes Phishing Fraudster Using Social Engineering Tricks

Pretending to be a willing dupe can help security firms identify and shut down the bank accounts used by scammers, turning the tables on attackers.

Alleged Russian Hacker With Ties To ‘Notorious Cybercriminals’ Arrested In LA

Alexander Tverdokhlebov is being held on charges of conspiring with another hacker to steal money from online bank accounts.

More mobe malware creeps into Google Play – this time, ransomware

Charger seeks to drain bank accounts of unlucky 'droids Researchers say a piece of ransomware disguised as a battery app made its way into the Play store.…