Philippines' Aquino vows to 'neutralize' Abu Sayyaf kidnappers

Apr 27, 2016

Philippines' Aquino vows to 'neutralize' Abu Sayyaf kidnappers

Philippine President Benigno Aquino vowed Wednesday to launch a military assault aimed at “neutralizing” Islamic militants who beheaded a Canadian hostage and are holding more than 20 other foreign nations. “Casualties are to be expected. But what has to be of utmost importance is ...

Bangladesh Bank heist used compromised SWIFT software

Apr 25, 2016

Bangladesh Bank heist used compromised SWIFT software

The attackers who stole $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank probably hacked into software from the SWIFT financial platform that is at the heart of the global financial system, said security researchers at British defense contractor BAE Systems. SWIFT, a cooperative owned by ...