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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#573 Sweden military servers hacked, used in 2013 attack on US banks
The attack knocked out the web pages of as many as 20 major US banks and financial institutions, sometimes for several days.

Speaking to AFP, military spokesman Mikael Abramsson said that a server in the Swedish defense system had a flaw which was exploited by hackers to carry out the attacks, confirming a report in the Swedish daily DN.
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#576 Google developers create API for direct USB access via web pages
#575 Surveillance cameras sold on Amazon infected with malware
#574 More big-name sites hit by rash of malicious ads that attack end users
#573 Sweden military servers hacked, used in 2013 attack on US banks
#572 Petya ransomware encryption system cracked
#571 Syrian government hacked, 43 GB of data spilled online by hacktivists
#570 Academics claim Google Android two-factor authentication is breakable
#569 A look into Adobe Flash player CVE-2016-1019 0-day attack
#568 Mumblehard takedown ends army of Linux servers from spamming
#567 Big data's biggest problem: It's too hard to get the data in
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