Russian Hackers Moved Ruble-Dollar Exchange Rate Using Malware

A Russian hacking group named as METEL, cracked into Kazan-based Energobank and altered the ruble-dollar exchange rate for 14 minutes. This breach caused the currency exchange rate to fluctuate between 55 and 56 rubles per dollar, and this resulted in increment of Ruble‚Äôs value. How they did this? According to Moscow-based security firm, hired to …

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