[Heads-up] Massive Downtime Caused By Bad Guys Killing Bank’s 9,500+ Systems To Hide Stealing 10 Million Dollars Via SWIFT

A cyberattack against Banco De Chile (BDC)—that country’s largest financial institution—bricked a hair-raising 9,000 workstations and 500 servers. However, killing these machines was actually just to a cover trying to hide illegal transactions on the SWIFT network where banks transfer funds internationally. After the dust settled, $10 million was funneled off to accounts in Hong Kong.

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