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When hackers took world banking for a ride

Heist raises questions about how securely money is being moved around world

FAULT LINES: Swift stressed that the hackers could not breach the network itself.

New York

TENS of millions of dollars siphoned from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. A shadowy set of casinos in the Philippines. A large bank in Bangladesh with creaky technology. An unknown - and perhaps uncatchable - group of anonymous thieves with sophisticated hacking skills.

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