FBI investigating hacking attack on JPMorgan
The more that comes out, the worse this sounds. Now it’s seven banks and it sounds like the hackers were able to burrow in deep.
Matt Egan, Jose Pagliery and Evan Perez report:
The FBI is investigating hacking attacks on 7 of the top 15 banks, including one against JPMorgan Chase, according to someone with direct knowledge of the attack.
The extent of the damage — and who did it — is still unknown. A person who analyzed the attack said hackers used sophisticated, never-before-seen malware to get deep enough into the banks’ computer systems to delete and manipulate records.
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