Detecting Cyber Attacks Faster
Detecting a cyber attack faster can save a financial institution—or any company—millions of dollars in losses.
SWIFT to Add Daily Reports to Anti-Fraud Tools
The financial messaging system has been beefing up customer security after a recent wave of high-profile cyberattacks.
SWIFT Hires Security Firms to Fight Hackers
The addition of BAE Systems and Fox-IT to SWIFT's security team follows the use of its payment platform in a cyber attack on a Bangladesh bank.
SWIFT Launches Plan to Brace Network’s Security
SWIFT is stepping up efforts to share information among global financial institutions and develop security audit frameworks for customers.
Vietnam Bank Reports Attempted Cyberheist
Tien Phong Bank says it thwarted an attack involving the same technique used in the theft from the Bangladesh central bank.
N.Y. Fed, Bangladesh Bank Join Forces to Solve Cyber-Heist
The banks pledged to work together with SWIFT to solve the crime and recover the $81 million that is still missing.
Bangladesh Bank Hack Exploited SWIFT Software
U.K. security researchers say the cyberattack is a warning to all financial institutions that run SWIFT Alliance Access and similar systems.
FBI Says U.S. Banks Weren’t Hacked
"The FBI and USSS (U.S. Secret Service) have received no reports that Carbanak malware has affected the U.S. financial sector," said U.S. authorities.
RMB Fever Spreads to One-Third of Banks
SWIFT reports that use of the Chinese currency continues to grow, especially in the United States and Europe.