Financial Services Threat Alert

Weekly Update: 06 July 2022

A weekly report looking at major incidents and developments in the financial services sector. Topics include data breaches, threat actors and TTPs, fraud and anti-money laundering, and the adoption and regulation of cryptocurrency.

Editor’s Pick

A selection of Top Stories picked by our editors.

Threat Actors & TTPs

Discussion and analyses of significant campaigns, incidents, and associated actors in the banking sector.

Standard Bank warns of new tax scam targeting – Jul 06 2022 11:55
Hyped-up fake crypto-exchanges on – Jul 05 2022 10:56
Phishing scam poses as Canadian tax agency before Canada DayWe Live Security » Languages » English – Jul 01 2022 14:36
Toll fraud malware: How an Android application can drain your walletMicrosoft Security – Blog – Jun 30 2022 14:00

Leaks & Breaches

Leaks and breaches, discussion and actions.

Two Polygon, Fantom Front-Ends Hit by DNS AttackCoinDesk – Jul 01 2022 13:36

Fraud & Anti-Money Laundering

Incidents and actions related to fraud and anti-money laundering.

Know Your Customer platform – Jul 01 2022 07:32

Cryptosphere – Adoption & Regulation

Adoption and regulation of cryptocurrency in the financial sector.

Digital finance: agreement reached on European crypto-assets regulation (MiCA)Council of the European Union – Jun 30 2022 20:38

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