How Cybercrooks Attack Stock Exchanges by Dominique René


Stock markets are seen as a great instrument for the enrichment by millions of investors and traders all over the world. Most people have absolute trust in NASDAQ or NYSE. Investors feel safe and think exchanges are well protected. Yes, prices may fluctuate, but stocks cannot disappear from online accounts. The morning sun never lasts a day; let’s see how evil minds may hack financial markets. Online exchanges can be hacked. They were hacked quite a few times. Reading through this article, you will learn about specific cases. But please do not panic. It is not necessary to run and sell your shares. Any officially operated platform is obligated to use the best protection against hacker attacks or possible failures caused by unscrupulous market players. In most cases, hacker attacks lead to just a temporary malfunction. Even if fraudulent actions lead to operational errors, serious consequences rarely occur. When something....

October 1, 2019
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7 months ago

Thanks for sharing!

4 years ago

Yep, I’m surprised the potential for this type of cyber-attack isn’t talked about more. I mean I guess I understand that there are other cyber-security risks dominating the news, but this could be a nightmare scenario just like the rest.

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