Cyberattack on Lebanese Banks —Are Iran, Syria Finances the Target?

by Shelton on August 13th, 2012

filed under Finances

A sophisticated virus has been spying on Lebanese bank accounts for months. Mustapha Hamoui gives context for understanding what may be part of a campaign to use Lebanese banks to pressure the Iranian nuclear program, and might also target the finances of the Syrian regime and Hezbollahs money-laundering operations.