Unidentified hackers, suspected to be from North Korea, carried out the heist by breaching Bangladesh Bank’s systems. File photo: Reuters

SWIFT help for Bangladesh bank that lost US$81 million in world’s biggest cyber heist

  • Court documents say hackers from North Korea used fraudulent orders on the SWIFT payments system to steal the money
  • The money was sent to accounts at a Philippines’ bank and then vanished into the casino industry in the Philippines
Topic |   Banking & Finance

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Unidentified hackers, suspected to be from North Korea, carried out the heist by breaching Bangladesh Bank’s systems. File photo: Reuters
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