Arab Today, arab today russianspeaking cybercriminals earn 25bn in 12 months
Last Updated : GMT 16:22:08
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today

Russian-speaking cybercriminals earn $2.5bn in 12 months

Arab Today, arab today

Arab Today, arab today Russian-speaking cybercriminals earn $2.5bn in 12 months

Russian-speaking hackers
Moscow - Itar-Tass

 Russian-speaking hackers earned an estimated $2.5 billion between mid-2013 and mid-2014 using criminal tactics to attack Russian banks.
According to security researchers from Russian cybercrime investigations firm Group-IB, about 4% of financial institutions in the country were hit by cyber attacks over 12 months.
In 70% of cases, banks learnt about these incidents from external specialists, said Dmitry Volkov, head of Group-IB's investigation department. And only in 3% of cases had IT experts detected a hacker attack in time to take immediate action.
Even companies demonstrating a high level of information security control did not always manage to avoid problems, Volkov said.
As the threat of security breaches continues to grow, the types of attacks are becoming more diverse and complex. Traditional distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are now giving way to more sophisticated methods.
An increasing number of cyber attacks are targeting bank cash machines. Cybercriminals install malicious software onto the machine using the ATM's CD drive. Once the malware is installed on the machine, the cybercriminal can enter a special code to unlock the machine and dispense the cash.

arabstoday
arabstoday

Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

Arab Today, arab today russianspeaking cybercriminals earn 25bn in 12 months Arab Today, arab today russianspeaking cybercriminals earn 25bn in 12 months

 



Arab Today, arab today

Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

Arab Today, arab today russianspeaking cybercriminals earn 25bn in 12 months Arab Today, arab today russianspeaking cybercriminals earn 25bn in 12 months

 



Arab Today, arab today France defies terrorism through tourism

GMT 15:18 2017 Saturday ,20 May

France defies terrorism through tourism
Arab Today, arab today How to do your own Ramadan corner?

GMT 15:53 2017 Saturday ,27 May

How to do your own Ramadan corner?
View News in Arabic - Media: انترنت
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
 
 Arab Today Facebook,arab today facebook  Arab Today Twitter,arab today twitter Arab Today Rss,arab today rss  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday
بناية النخيل - رأس النبع _ خلف السفارة الفرنسية _بيروت - لبنان
arabstoday, Arabstoday, Arabstoday