Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday December 14, 2012

Threat Of Mass Cyberattacks On U.S. Banks Is Real

I was totally taking this seriously until I read the report was from "McAfee." Intel really needs to change that name now. wink

The wave of distributed denial of service attacks that hit U.S. banks in October was next-to-nothing compared to what could happen if cybercriminals actually carry through with their plans for next year. According to a report (PDF) released today by McAfee Labs, an impending attack on U.S. financial institutions -- dubbed Project Blitzkrieg -- isn\'t only a possibility, it\'s a "credible threat."