Financial institutions around the world were recently frightened again by news of a massive attack that siphoned nearly $2.5 billion from commercial accounts held at multiple financial institutions in the U.S., Europe and Latin America.
A new survey found that hack attacks on small and medium-sized businesses are usually successful and that the money often is not recovered.
The mobile phone is unrecognizable in comparison to its original brick form of the 80s. Instead of a yuppie status symbol, now, it’s considered by many as a necessity with practically every handbag and pocket hiding these modern miracles of technology.
Even people who know better fell victim to a social engineering test conducted by Trusteer, the company says.