Feds probe Russian tie to JPMorgan hacking

|About: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)|By:, SA News Editor

Possibly retaliating against against U.S. sanctions, Russian hackers attacked the U.S. banking system this month, stealing data from JPMorgan (JPM -0.1%) and at least one other bank, reports Bloomberg.

The sophistication of the attack suggests something far beyond the capability of ordinary criminal hackers, say security experts. The FBI is investigating and the NSA has reportedly joined the probe.

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