A wave of distributed denial of service attacks on banks raises the question: Should the owners of the nation's critical information infrastructure, when assessing risk, be held to a higher standard because society relies on them to function?
More malware attacks fueled by Citadel and Reveton are getting attention from federal authorities, which say banking institutions and consumers should be on high alert. What can institutions do to mitigate emerging malware risks?
Jenny Durkan, the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Washington, is taking a lead role in combatting cyberfraud. Under her leadership, federal prosecutors have upped their efforts to combat ever-increasing threats posed by digital crimes, including card fraud.
The PATCO Construction Inc. case, recently reversed by a U.S. appeals court, is seen as a win for fraud victims. But what are the takeaways for banking institutions? Attorney Joe Burton offers insight.
Financial losses linked to ACH/wire fraud are down, but attacks are increasing. What contributes to that decline in losses, and where can banking institutions still improve their online fraud prevention?