It is a bad news to all of us that the International Monetary Fund has now been under attack by the hackers; also it is one of the latest viction of a high profile cyber crime wave. More likely the company of Sony and Codemasters has already been suffered due to this recent data branches that were also associated by the hackers, but in this case it is not just a tech and gaming giants, it stores the backup of their information about the properties on line.
In the recent time the IMF has already break the headlines due to its former head Dominique Strauss Khan, who has been arrested due to the sexual assault, so the searching for a new head are now still continuous, so it is not only the problem which the intergovernmental organization already dealing with.
Due to the work on the overseeing global financial system, now IMF has massively sensitive information that is now representing a real prize to some people. In this regard David Hawely told in the Wall Street Journal “We had an accident, though we are investing it and this fund is completely functional.”
Though the complete details of what information has yet been compromised, have not emerged yet, but now it is much more clear that any important information which is stored in the online is much more likely become as a target for the cybercriminals.
Still some cyber reporters indicated that this was not just a mischievous attack, but in spite of that it is a carefully orchestrated attempt to circumvent to the society of the IMF or International Monetary Fund. Also, the FBI is now investigating on this case after this story has been broking out on the New York Times over this weekend.