Cybercrime: 25% of All Malware Targets Financial Services, Credit Card Fraud Up 200% (Forbes)


Research published on Monday paints a bleak picture for cybersecurity across the global financial services industry. According to the report, more than 25% of all malware attacks hit banks and other financial services organizations, more than any other industry, and there were huge year-on-year increases in the numbers of compromised credit cards (212%), in credential leaks (129%) and in malicious apps (102%).