Hackers target online brokerages

Monday, 13 November 2006, 4:00 PM EST

Identity thieves have moved on from banks and are now targeting online brokerages with increasingly sophisticated attacks, according to an expert in security and authentication.

The first assault appeared in July, in which a man-in-the-middle attack defeated security measures once thought to be impregnable.

At vnunet.

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