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Tech firm Ubiquiti suffers $46M cyberheist.


Krebs on Security - (California) Ubiquiti Networks Inc., reported in the week of August 3 that cybercriminals stole $46.7 million from the company via a CEO fraud attack involving employee impersonation and fraudulent requests from an outside entity that targeted the company's finance department. The company discovered the fraud on June 5 and has been working to recover the funds.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:57