Investigators believe JPMorgan hackers targeted other Wall Street firms

Investigators believe that the hackers who broke into J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. targeted at least 12 other financial-services companies, including Fidelity Investments, people familiar with the matter said, suggesting the cyberattack spree on Wall Street was broader than previously thought.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/10/09/investigators-believe-jpmorgan-hackers-targeted-other-wall-street-firms/

Powered by WPeMatico

Russian Hackers Sack US Banks: Report


Hackers appear to have stolen data from JPMorgan Chase and at least one other U.S. bank in retaliation for economic sanctions against Russia. The raid on the banks’ computer systems reportedly resulted in the theft of gigabytes of sensitive data. JPMorgan did not confirm the incident. However, the FBI is conducting an investigation into reports of cyberattacks on U.S. banks. The sophistication of the attacks on the banks suggest a government link to the intrusions, but investigators have not ruled out criminal gangs in Russia or Eastern Europe.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80970.html?rss=1

Powered by WPeMatico