Hackers who stole $81 million from Bangladesh's central bank have been linked to an attack on a bank in the Philippines, in addition to the 2014 hack on Sony Pictures, cybersecurity company Symantec Corp said in a blog post on Thursday.
The Swift secure messaging service that underpins international banking said it plans to launch a new security programme as it fights to rebuild its reputation in the wake of the Bangladesh Bank heist.
The Society for Worldwide In
Shortly after 7 pm on January 12, 2015, a message from a secure computer terminal at Banco del Austro (BDA) in Ecuador instructed San Francisco-based Wells Fargo to transfer money to bank accounts in Hong Kong.
Wells Fargo complie
Swift, the global financial messaging network that banks use to move billions of dollars every day, warned on Thursday of a second malware attack similar to the one that led to February's $81 million cyber heist at the Bangladesh central ban
SWIFT, the global financial network that banks use to transfer billions of dollars every day, has warned its customers that it was aware of "a number of recent cyber incidents" where attackers had sent fraudulent messages over its syst
SWIFT has announced the availability of a new paper investigating how Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLTs) could be used in financial services.
Published in collaboration with Accenture, the paper is based on an in-depth t
Global transaction network Swift said 21 banks have started the pilot for its global payments innovatio initiative, intended to improve the customer experience in correspondent banking by increasing the speed, transparency and predictability o
Global transaction network Swift has reconnected a number of Iranian banks to its system, allowing them to resume cross-border transactions with foreign banks after the lifting of sanctions on Tehran, a Swift official said.
Financial firms are increasingly using big data analytics to meet evolving regulatory and compliance requirements, according to a new paper from the SWIFT Institute, an independent research organisation.
The paper, entitled &lsquo
Rapper Kendrick Lamar led the Grammy winners on Monday with five wins, but Taylor Swift nabbed album of the year - the night's top prize - in an upset victory.
Swift took home three awards out of her seven nominations, includi