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How vulnerable are the U.S. stock markets to hackers?

2015/07/31

MarketWatch - (National) An analysis of information security and cyber risk trends in the financial sector cited findings from a 2015 U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Risk Alert revealing that about 88 percent of brokerages and 74 percent of financial advisers in the U.S. have suffered cyber-attacks, and that according to Congressional testimony, a major U.S. bank is attacked every 34 seconds, among other disclosures.

Source: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-vulnerable-are-the-us-stock-markets-to-hackers-2015-07-31

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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