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Hackers Cracking New Online Bank Security Measures

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 3:23 PM
From Yahoo! Finance:
Banks have started to send one-time codes via SMS text messages to customers to use in addition to passwords for logging in to their accounts. So hackers have devised insidious software to steal the texted codes in real time.

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Ken TuminKen Tumin5,471 posts since
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1. Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 5:55 PM
The comments after the artcle are priceless:
  • My account is Hacker Proof, $0.00 Balance.

    Finally me having a flip phone pays off

  • So in other words, do not use your phone apps to do any banking info.
    I tend to waste a lot of time reading articles on YAHOO. But Google spies on me:)

  • wait.. phones are made in China.. American financial data managed in the Philippines, Customer service in India... and we have a security problem with our financial institutions? Really?.. WoW.. does the IRS and NSA know this????
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MikeMike327 posts since
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