FireEye unmasks a new North Korean threat group

by Sean Lyngaas

APT38 is bent on financing the North Korean regime, responsible for millions of dollars in bank heists, according to FireEye.

'Cobalt Group' launches new campaign against banks in Romania, Russia

by Sean Lyngaas

An infamous hacking group is back to aggressively targeting banks less than a month after the Justice Department announced the arrest of three of its high-level members, according to new research.

Meet Money Taker, the latest hacking group tied to Russian cybercrime

by Chris Bing

Group-IB believes Money Taker is an entirely new, previously unknown hacking group.

Shadow Brokers leak NSA documents that may reveal operation aimed at Middle Eastern banks

by Chris Bing

The mysterious group dropped their biggest leak yet Friday, including evidence that the NSA compromised offices connected to a global banking system in order to spy on Middle Eastern banks.

After losing millions to hackers, SWIFT banks now enforce mandatory security controls

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

The group will restrict internet access and segregate SWIFT and critical systems from the bank's general networks.

SWIFT global banking system pilots blockchain tech

by Shaun Waterman

SWIFT says blockchain isn't ready for primetime — it won't be used for transaction or settlement. But the pilot will test it for real-time monitoring of foreign currency accounts.