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

Wednesday May 20, 2015

Federal Reserve Suffers DNS Breach

Have you logged into the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis lately? If you have, you might want to change your log-in and password....and maybe get credit monitoring...and identity theft protection. wink

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis has been made aware that on April 24, 2015, computer hackers manipulated routing settings at a domain name service (DNS) vendor used by the St. Louis Fed so that they could automatically redirect some of the Bank’s web traffic that day to rogue webpages they created to simulate the look of the St. Louis Fed’s website, including webpages for FRED, FRASER, GeoFRED and ALFRED.