Russia Reports 2016 Cyber Attacks on Commercial Banks

Russia's major commercial banks came under cyber attacks in November last year, the country's Federal Security Service said, Interfax news agency reported. Lenders such as Sberbank, Rosbank, Alfa Bank, Bank of Moscow, as well as the Moscow Exchange and other institutions were the targets of "a massive attack" from hackers between Nov. 8 and Nov. 14, deputy head of the Security Service Dmitry Shalkov said.