Online Hackers Steal $600K From City of Brigantine’s, NJ

Computer Hackers HAVE AGAIN EASILY MANAGED to steal $600,000 from a New Jersey shore town’s bank account. Officials said $200,000 of the town of Brigatine’s money still has not been recovered. TD Bank notified Brigantine September 28 that multiple wire transfers had taken place from its account. Police said someone was ableto get a user name and password. Authorities said a virus or a fake Web page set up to mimic the bank’s real one might have been used to carry out the thefts. State police and the FBI are assisting the investigation. The bank said it was able to reverse about$400,000 of the fraudulent transfers.

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Source:http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2010/10/online_hackers_steal_600k_from.html

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