Computer Crooks Steal $100,000 from Ill. Town

Brian Krebs reports on another municipality that has been victimized by cybercrooks:

A rash of home foreclosures and abandoned dwellings had already taken its toll on the tax revenue for the Village of Summit, a town of 10,000 just outside Chicago. Then, in March, computer crooks broke into the town’s online bank account, making off with nearly $100,000.


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