Friday, March 18, 2016

Fwd: Reuters: How a hacker's typo helped stop a billion dollar bank heist

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From: Kenneth Hamer-Hodges <ken@sipantic.net>
Date: March 11, 2016 at 11:59:32 EST
To: Kenneth Hamer-Hodges <ken@sipantic.net>
Subject: Reuters: How a hacker's typo helped stop a billion dollar bank heist

From Reuters News:

How a hacker's typo helped stop a billion dollar bank heist
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSKCN0WC0TC

A spelling mistake in an online bank transfer instruction helped prevent a nearly $1 billion heist last month involving the Bangladesh central bank and the New York Federal Reserve, banking officials said.

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Friday, March 11, 2016

Fwd: Reuters: How a hacker's typo helped stop a billion dollar bank heist



Subject: Reuters: How a hacker's typo helped stop a billion dollar bank heist

From Reuters News:

How a hacker's typo helped stop a billion dollar bank heist
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSKCN0WC0TC

A spelling mistake in an online bank transfer instruction helped prevent a nearly $1 billion heist last month involving the Bangladesh central bank and the New York Federal Reserve, banking officials said.

This service is not intended to encourage spam. The details provided have been used for the sole purpose of facilitating this email communication and have not been retained by Thomson Reuters.