Regulators fiddle while Rome set to burn.
California credit union second to confirm attack from Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Cyber Fighters, purportedly Iran-based.
Temporary takedown of University FCU website in Texas shows credit unions not immune.
Website claims Al-Qassam Group is responsible for taking University FCU's website down for 2 1/2 hours on Thursday.
Question: How well protected against swarming, potentially crippling DDoS attacks are the corporates?
Although relatively unsophisticated, distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS) are fairly difficult to defend against.
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Wire transfers by live chat from a trusted computer raise this spectre.
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Opinions divided on credit unions as targets of denial of service attacks.