Russian Cyber Gangs Said Linked to Bank Robberies Worth Millions

  • Dridex malware found in Vietnamese, Southeast Asia attacks
  • North Korean hackers already implicated in some attempts
Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg, Illustration by Tom Hall/Bloomberg

Investigators have linked malware used by Russian and eastern European cyber-gangs to a string of bank heists that culminated in the record-breaking theft of $81 million from Bangladesh’s central bank, according to people familiar with the probe.

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