Tuesday, December 22, 2009
Report: Russian Gang Hacks Into Citibank, Steals 10s Of Millions Of Dollars
Citibank is denying it, but reportedly, the FBI is investigating the theft of 10s of millions of dollars from the financial institution by a Russian hacker group.
The Wall Street Journal says two other entities, including a federal government institution, were also attacked.
In addition to stealing money, investigators are concerned that the hackers have or may manipulate data causing untold additional costs to their targets, the paper reported.