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Hackers steal an entire bank

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When it comes to robbing a bank, the days of stocking masks and sawn-off shotguns are long gone. Nowadays, it is possible to hijack a bank’s entire online operations from the comfort of your swivel chair. On a Saturday afternoon in October 2016, a team of ingenious cyber bank robbers… Read more »

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Malware used to withdraw millions from ATMs

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Gone are the days of elaborate masked bank heists and dramatic getaway chases. Now is the age of the electronic bank heist, cyber attacks which steal millions of dollars quietly and discreetly, and obscure all trails of evidence behind clever coding. But, it appears, a combination of daylight robbery and… Read more »

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