Hackers Breach FXCM Currency Broker, Initiate Illegal Transactions
Security Update : Foreign-exchange broker FXCM privately informed clients it suffered a data breach and that hackers had stolen funds from some accounts.
The news broke last week, and the company did not publicly disclose the attack, nor any details regarding its timeline.
FXCM did send an email to its clients, one in which it informed them of the data breach and recommended they changed their account passwords.
The email also said that “FXCM is aware of a small number of unauthorized … (read more)