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Tech firm Ubiquiti suffers $46M cyberheist.

2015/08/07

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.

Source: http://krebsonsecurity.com/2015/08/tech-firm-ubiquiti-suffers-46m-cyberheist/

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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