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Banking malware targets almost 1,500 financial institutions in 86 countries

2015/03/03

Softpedia - (International) Security researchers from Symantec reported an analysis of 999 banking malware configurations that targeted 1,467 financial institutions worldwide in 2014, most of which were in the U.S. where consumers have been attacked with 95 percent of the trojans analyzed. The analysis also revealed that 4.1 million users' systems had been compromised in 2014.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Banking-Malware-Targets-Almost-1-500-Financial-Institutions-in-86-Countries-474782.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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