Wednesday, March 27, 2013

U.S. bank Wells Fargo suffered DDoS-attack

Major U.S. bank Wells Fargo today announced that its online banking system faced an unusually high volume of traffic resulting from DDoS-attack.

"Much of the customers was not affected, as customer data remains secure," - said Bridget Braxton, a spokeswoman for Wells Fagro.

According to her, customers who can not use online banking at the moment, can try to access the system online resources later, maybe in a few hours.

Recall that in September last year, a group of Middle Eastern hacker Izz al-Din al-Qassam Cyber ​​Fightrers conducts periodic DDoS-attacks against U.S. banks. Tuesday at the site hacker group published an article that it is for the bank Wells Fargo was chosen as the target for the attack this time.

In December, Wells Fargo has been attacked for four days.

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