Financial Services Threat Alert

Weekly Update: 20 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.

ASB-2022.0159 – [Win][UNIX/Linux] Oracle Financial Services: CVSS (Max): 9.8*CERT Australia – Security Bulletins – Jul 20 2022 02:00
Financial Firms Failing to Fix Authentication BreachesInfosecurity – Latest – Jul 15 2022 11:09

Threat Actors & TTPs

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

Hackers steal 50,000 credit cards from 300 U.S. – Jul 19 2022 14:00
Taiwan government faces surge of Emotet malware attacksTaiwan News Online – Jul 16 2022 09:58

Leaks & Breaches

Leaks and breaches, discussion and actions.

Ransomware issues threat to financial institutionNew Indian Express – Jul 20 2022 01:19
Hackers Steal $375K From Premint NFT PlatformBankInfoSecurity – Jul 18 2022 20:39

Fraud & Anti-Money Laundering

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

Cryptosphere – Adoption & Regulation

Adoption and regulation of cryptocurrency in the financial sector.

India’s central bank calls for cryptocurrency banThe Register – Jul 19 2022 04:32

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