Russian banks have fallen victim to hackers

The media reported a strange attack on two Russian banks that hacked one night to hack $ 800,000. Theft was used so-called. Free malware that does not leave behind traces in the system.

Hackers are getting better at what they do and their methods are so specialized that it is very difficult to fight them. An example of their high effectiveness is the action a few days ago, when two Russian banks attacked, stealing from them one night 800 thousand dollars.

Hackers have utilized free malware that allowed them to get into the system and withdraw large amounts of cash from ATMs. Non-compliant malware is a relatively new attack method that is very difficult to detect because it leaves no trace. Normally malicious code is written to the disk, but in this case it only works in the RAM of the infected machine and disappears after it has been shut down.

There were no signs of attack in the bank system. Only the surveillance cameras captured the suspect who approached the cash dispenser and extracted money from it. Criminals needed 20 minutes to empty the entire ATM, pulling