Hackers Breached Virginia Bank Twice in Eight Months, Stole $2.4M
Krebs on Security
JULY 24, 2018
Now the financial institution is suing its insurance provider for refusing to fully cover the losses. The email allowed the intruders to install malware on the victim’s PC and to compromise a second computer at the bank that had access to the STAR Network , a system run by financial industry giant First Data that the bank uses to handle debit card transactions for customers. In June of 2016, National Bank implemented additional security protocols, as recommended by FirstData.