UK Bank HSBC Hit by DDoS Attack on One of the Most Important Days of the Year
Security Update : UK customers of HSBC had an unpleasant surprise this morning when they found out their online banking portal was offline. Later during the day, bank officials acknowledged the incident and blamed it on a DDoS attack the bank’s IT staff managed to mitigate.
“HSBC UK internet banking was attacked this morning. We successfully defended our systems. We are working hard to restore services, and normal service is now being resumed. We apologise for any inconvenience,” said bank officials in a ser… (read more)