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How Hackers Hijacked a Bank's Entire Online Operation

April 7, 2017View for printing

The traditional model of hacking a bank isn't so different from the old-fashioned method of robbing one. Thieves get in, get the goods, and get out. But one enterprising group of hackers targeting a Brazilian bank seems to have taken a more comprehensive and devious approach: One weekend afternoon, they rerouted all of the bank's online customers to perfectly reconstructed fakes of the bank's properties, where the marks obediently handed over their account information.

Andy Greenberg

Full Story: https://www.wired.com/2017/04/hackers ... -operation/
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