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Citigroup says 'malicious actor' tried to hack credit cards

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Citigroup says 'malicious actor' tried to hack credit cards

Citigroup says 'malicious actor' tried to hack credit cards tied to the Defense Department   Citigroup said a "malicious actor" attempted to gain access to several Citi credit card accounts tied to the Department of Defense. The bank responded to CNBC's inquiry regarding an attempted credit card hack this past weekend. "Through the monitoring of our systems, we detected an unsuccessful login attempt by a malicious actor; we locked a select number of cardholder accounts and also asked those cardholders to change their passwords as a precaution," Citi spokesman Danielle Romero-Apsilos told CNBC. "There was no impact to Commercial Card...

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