The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has revealed that attackers might have used data they stole in a security breach for illicit insider trading.
David Bisson reports.
A new report has explored the impact of data breaches on a company’s reputation and share value, and come up with some interesting conclusions.
Read more in my article on the Bitdefender Business Insights blog.
Stock traders and alleged computer hackers, who are thought to have colluded in insider-trading, are expected to be indicted today in Brooklyn, New York.
The hunt is on for a hacking gang believed to have breached corporate email accounts in an attempt to steal sensitive information, such as details on company mergers, which they then used as a basis to trade on.
Spam emails claiming to come from LinkedIn appear to encourage investors to buy shares in a company, with the intention of making money by pumping-and-dumping the stock.