Tag Archives: Hackers

Fidelity attacked by JPMorgan hackers, no data stolen: FT

(Reuters) – Fidelity Investments was among 13 financial institutions attacked by hackers who are believed to have been responsible for a breach at JPMorgan Chase, but there is no indication that Fidelity customer data were stolen, the Financial Times reported … Continue reading

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The ultimate ATM heist still works, has netted hackers ‘millions of dollars’

In early January, and then again in March, reports detailed some smart ATM attacks that allowed hackers to steal money from malware-infected ATMs without requiring any access to the credit or debit cards used by customers. Instead, hackers managed to … Continue reading

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JPMorgan Chase hackers tried infiltrating other institutions: WSJ

(Reuters) – Hackers who breached JPMorgan Chase & Co's computer network earlier this year also tried to infiltrate other financial institutions, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the investigation. Federal officials had asked financial institutions last month … Continue reading

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Hackers who hit JPMorgan attacked some nine other firms: report

(Reuters) – About nine other banks and brokerages were infiltrated by the same group of hackers who recently attacked computer systems at JPMorgan Chase & Co, the New York Times reported late on Friday, citing unnamed people briefed on the … Continue reading

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Hackers charged with stealing Xbox, ‘Call of Duty,’ and US Army secrets worth over $100 million

Four hackers have been jointly charged with conspiracies to commit computer fraud, copyright infringement, wire fraud, mail fraud, identity theft, and theft of trade secrets. Individually, they have been charged with counts of aggravated identity theft, unauthorized computer access, copyright infringement, … Continue reading

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Hackers face US charges for allegedly stealing Xbox, army technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Four members of a computer hacking ring were charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday for allegedly stealing more than $ 100 million in Xbox technology, Apache helicopter training software and other intellectual property, the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

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Hackers exploit ‘Shellshock’ bug with worms in early attacks

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – Hackers have begun exploiting the newly identified "Shellshock" computer bug, using fast-moving worm viruses to scan for vulnerable systems and then infect them, researchers warned on Thursday. "Shellshock" is the first major Internet threat … Continue reading

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Your medical record is worth more to hackers than your credit card

By Caroline Humer and Jim Finkle NEW YORK/BOSTON (Reuters) – Your medical information is worth 10 times more than your credit card number on the black market. Last month, the FBI warned healthcare providers to guard against cyber attacks after … Continue reading

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Hackers threaten to leak nude photos of actress Emma Watson

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Hackers threatened to leak nude photos of actress Emma Watson days in response to she gave a speech at the United Nations urging men to join the fight for gender equality, The Guardian newspaper … Continue reading

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Chinese hackers breach U.S. military contractors: Senate probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hackers associated with the Chinese government have repeatedly breached the computer systems of U.S. companies, including airlines and technology firms, that are involved in the movement of U.S. troops and military equipment, a U.S. Senate panel has … Continue reading

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