Ecuador Bank Says It Lost $12 Million in Swift 2015 Cyber Hack

  • Banco del Austro made claim in U.S. suit against Wells Fargo
  • Ecuador attack predates those in Vietnam and Bangladesh

Cyber-criminals stole about $12 million from an Ecuadorean bank in a 2015 heist that bears all the hallmarks of later attacks against Bangladesh’s central bank and a small Vietnamese lender.

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