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Wells Fargo cyber attack linked to controversial anti-Islam movie

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Customers use ATMs at a Wells Fargo Bank branch office on July 12, 2012 in Daly City, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Yesterday was a day full of disruptions for Wells Fargo customers, as they couldn’t reliably access the company’s website.

This was a result of cyber attacks that were launched in response to the YouTube video insulting Muhammad, by a group calling itself Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Cyber.

We talk to security expert Brian Krebs to find out more about the cyber attack.


Brian Krebs, former Washington Post reporter who runs the website Krebs on Security

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