Counterfeit Cashier’s Checks ~ Industrial Credit Union, WA.

Consumer Alert
Industrial Credit Union
Counterfeit Cashier’s Checks

August 09, 2013

The Washington State Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) has learned that counterfeit cashier’s consumer alertchecks drawn on Industrial Credit Union in Whatcom County, WA, are currently in circulation.

The counterfeit items bear the routing number 325180155.

These checks have not been issued by Industrial Credit Union and have been linked back to different CraigsList job listings.

If You Find A Counterfeit Check

Any information you have about this matter should be brought to the attention of:

Industrial Credit Union
Telephone: 360-734-2043

DDoS Attacked on Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania

Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania is the latest bank to have experienced a Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) citizen bank-PAattacks on yesterday August 8, 2013. The bank website was temporarily inaccessible to the public as they mitigated these attacks.

Unfortunately, these attacks against US Banks and other banks around the globe have been going on for a substantial amount of time as documented by Bank Information Security Group. The hacktivists group behind these attacks as reported is Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Cyber Fighters whose stated motives can be attributed to a movie trailer on YouTube that it deems offensive to Muslims.