The SWIFT suffered another hacker attack

Система SWIFT подверглась очередной хакерской атаке

SWIFT said on another major cyber attack

The object of the attack became the commercial Bank, whose name is not reported.

The system of exchange of banking information SWIFT has announced the second case of a cyber attack, reports RIA Novosti.

According to a representative of SWIFT, the object of the attack became a commercial Bank. However, she was not informed, was the hack attempt successful.

SWIFT did not rule out that the attack had involved themselves employees of the Bank.

We will remind, in early February, a group of hackers hacked the system of the Bangladesh Bank. Getting information about Bank accounts, the hackers asked the Federal reserve Bank in new York, which holds foreign exchange reserves of Bangladesh, to carry out money transfer from the accounts of the Central Bank to the accounts of non-profit organizations Shalika Foundation in Sri Lanka and the Philippines.

Interbank SWIFT system warned customers about cyber attacks

In SWIFT sure that the second case of cyberattacks testifies to the fact that theft in the Bangladeshi Central Bank “was not an isolated incident, but part of a broad and flexible campaign against the banks”.
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