Hackers steal $31.4 million from Bank of Russia

And here go RUB 2 billion...

Hackers have stolen RUB 2 billion ($31.4 million) from correspondent bank accounts at Bank of Russia, the country’s central bank.

Nets warns of massive credit card hack in Denmark

Cyber crime

Danish payment processor Nets has warned local banks of a possible data breach and advised them to block up to 100,000 credit cards.

Banks warned to stay out of politics as state-sponsored cyber-attacks get personal


Bankers should watch what they say in public, or risk a devastating computer network attack on their business from state-sponsored hackers. This was the stark warning offered by speakers at the FIX Trading Community conference in London yesterday.