Russian hacker gang who ‘stole millions from Citibank’ under investigation

The FBI is investigating the activities of a notorious Russian internet gang amid accusations that it stole tens of millions of dollars from US banks.The hackers, known as the Russian Business Network, had been quiet for two years after masterminding a string of hi-tech crimes including identity theft, fraud, spam and child pornography.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2009/dec/22/russian-hackers-citigroup-cyber-securityAlso see:FBI probes cyber attack on Citigroup – WSJ
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is probing a computer hacking that targeted Citigroup Inc and resulted in the theft of tens of million of dollars, The Wall Street Journal said, citing unidentified U.S. government officials.Citigroup disputed the report, saying its customers had not lost money.”There has been no breach and there have been no associated losses,” the bank said in a statement.
http://in.reuters.com/article/technologyNews/idINIndia-44908620091222
http://uk.reuters.com/article/idUKTRE5BL31T20091222

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