InShortViral: In November last week a group or individual of unknown hackers breached into the United Arab Emirates Bank, just after two days hackers demanding ransom $3 million for keeping the Transaction History of Bank corporate accounts secret.
[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n November last week a group of unknown hackers breached into the United Arab Emirates Bank, just after two days hackers demanding ransom $3 million for keeping the Transaction History of Bank corporate accounts secret – otherwise they will publish that information on Twitter and some of the other online websites – the information contain tens of thousands of Bank Account transaction as well as customer’s current balance.
the group of hacker moniker himself as “Hacker Buba” when some of the investigators found Twitter account but after some hour they deleted their account from Twitter itself. when they previously twitter bank customers information it found that mostly corporate accounts which had stolen from Invest Bank of UAE – Hackers blackmailing the Bank owner ransom of $3 million in payment through Bitcoin.
Hackers Dumps Thousands UAE Bank Customers ‘Transactions History’ Online
Basically hacker now demanding the transaction through Bitcoin because of invisibility, Bitcoin works through an electronic fence the transaction of cash paying through the web in which no one has control over the Bitcoin transaction, the technology covers the footprint of the senders as well as receivers cash transaction – the system is decentralised and creates attention of criminals.
Perhaps the Hacker Buba is still unknown but some of the bank employees claim that he is a 40-year-old. UAE XPress report also said the same information that after the hacker leaked the information in Twitter has shocked the Bankers. Hacker Buba tweeted from an account which seems @investbank_2 and soon they deleted the tweet – this might be not an end, at night again the same tweet have been displayed from 50 different twitter accounts. The Tweet includes the name Invest Bank with a site link also a signature of Hacker Buba which having six zip file password as ‘invest’.
The breach is not sunk with only the Balance or transaction history but also includes over 40,000 customers details such as Account holder name & Account Number and Credit Card Numbers & its details. The information from XPress shows that one of the account holders contains $110,736,002.
Updated news: Invest Bank Assistant Manager for General Operation, Qasim Kazmi said: “No we have not paid nor we will pay, it is not even a chance or our intention to pay a blackmailer we cannot negotiate with them”.