A pair of security firms observed an uptick in Dyre infections with new variants exploiting a vulnerability already patched by Microsoft.
NYSE began rolling out a software release, causing communication issues between customer gateways and trading units.
Reports indicated that trading in New York came to a half a little after 11:30 a.m.
Mobile malware jumped 6.4 percent from Q4 2015 to Q1 2015 with half of the malware being financially motivated, a G DATA study showed.
In the year following Gameover Zeus takedown efforts, Dyre has steadily emerged as the financial trojan of choice among cybercriminals.
Researchers with Websense said attackers target the financial services sector more than other industries for a simple reason: money.
A Turkish man accused of stealing nearly $60 million in ATM heists and cyber attacks will be extradited to the U.S. after a custody battle.
Europol arrested a total of 49 suspects Tuesday as the result of a joint investigation into a cybercrime gang that defrauded victims out of six million euro.
A New York man was robbed at gunpoint for $1,100 worth of Bitcoin in a Craigslist deal gone bad.
According to Accenture's 2015 Global Risk Management Study, financial services and banking executives view cyber & IT risk as their top risk area over the next two years.
International law enforcement, with the help of security firm Group-IB, arrested alleged members of the criminal group in late May.
There's been quite a bit of lip service paid to the ages-old concept of information sharing, says Illena Armstrong, VP, editorial, SC Magazine..
Italian Financial Police picked up more than 10 people who were purportedly part of an international criminal organization that laundered money from online scams.
Former GCHQ director Sir Iain Lobban will be joining London-based Standard Chartered bank to prevent cybercrime.
An SEC commissioner's chief of staff and shareholder advocacy expert discussed complex disclosure expectations among investors.
The New York State Department of Financial Services issued an update on cyber security in the banking sector with concern to third-party service providers.
Trend Micro warns that the threat could spread, as the sole perpetrator of the attacks is selling the malware.
The malware, which is still spread through phishing emails, is now in its third iteration, Kaspersky Lab researchers revealed.
Trend Micro believes that point-of-sale malware attackers will increasingly target travelers.
Russian authorities have ramped up efforts to locate criminals spreading ATM malware Tyupkin.
Sarah Dahlgren, the New York Fed's head of supervision, announced that the bank had created a team dedicated to cybersecurity.
In this campaign, the banking trojan, also known as Vawtrak, was spread via drive-by download.
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives have announced that they have joined together to form a bipartisan caucus to investigate payment technologies.
The variant takes new measures to avoid VM detection, PhishMe researchers found
But the U.S. still remains the top country in detections, a Symantec report found.
Experts debate whether the financial industry has a leg up in terms of their cybersecurity strategy when compared to other industries.
Trend Micro says attacks, where signed POS malware was used, are tied to the APT group Carbanak.
Neverquest, also known as Vawtrak, is data stealing malware that targets banking information.
Three researchers with the University of Luxembourg have generated a method to expose Bitcoin users that has the potential to work more than half of the time.
PricewaterhouseCoopers surveyed more than 700 financial service companies and found that they plan to bulk up their cybersecurity efforts in the coming years.
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