The new year started poorly for Finnish bank OP Pohjola Group and its customers: the latter have been prevented from executing their online banking transactions by a DDoS attack that targeted the bank's online services starting on the last day of 2014.
Tens of millions of dollars, credit cards and intellectual property stolen by a new group of cyber criminals.
A new variant of the infamous Zeus banking and information-stealing Trojan has been created to target the users of over 150 different banks and 20 payment systems in 15 countries, including the UK, the US, Russia, Spain and Japan.
Once again, ATMs have been "hacked" by individuals taking advantage of default, factory-set passcodes.
Researchers from Newcastle University have discovered a serious flaw in Visa’s contactless credit cards which could allow attackers to siphon large amounts of money off users' bank accounts without them even noticing.
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