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South African Banks Lose Out In Dexter Malware Fraud
2013-10-16 13:19:31

The Showtime series Dexter wrapped up its run last month, but the serial killer lives on – and not in ways that the show runners or the network would likely have had in mind. South African banks have been hit by malware that could be one of the biggest cyber-fraud attacks in its history.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.