Howard Altman covers the military and national security for the Tampa Bay Times. He has won more than 50 journalism awards and his work has appeared in the New York Times, Daily Beast, Philadelphia magazine, the Philadelphia Inquirer, New York Observer, Newsday and many other publications around the world.
The 1970 legislation predates cybercrime and organized foreign hackers. But calls for a BSA facelift are gathering bipartisan support.
The Secret Service is warning banks of a new ATM hack that’s hit the U.S. Here’s how to fight the forms of fraud aimed at teller machines.
The dictatorship’s fingerprints are everywhere, from last month’s hack of a bitcoin exchange to the 2017 heist on Bangladesh’s central bank.
Many experts insist otherwise, stridently. But one former black hat hacker says it’s possible, at least in theory.
Bad actors will stop at nothing to take their threats to the next level. But if it’s AI they plan to wield, banks stand ready to stay a step ahead.
Call centers don’t get the same anti-fraud attention as other areas of the financial institution. That spells danger for banks and consumers—and opportunity for crooks.