Cyber Criminals Target Banks Because That’s Where The Money Is

As Willie Sutton said years ago when asked why he robbed banks, that’s where the money is. Some things haven’t changed.

Cyber criminals will always be attracted to financial services because that’s where the serious financial gain is, said Rob Sloan, head of cyber content and data at Dow Jones Risk and Compliance. Sloan, who was speaking at the SWIFT Sibos conference in Geneva this week, said attacks on financial firms are evolving.

Read more at http://www.forbes.com/sites/tomgroenfeldt/2016/09/28/cyber-criminals-target-banks-because-thats-where-the-money-is/#26bbe9ef3fa9