The Central Bank has advised banks to stock liquidity due to the threat of cyber attacks

A letter to the regulator reviewed the newspaper “Vedomosti”. The receipt of this letter to the newspaper confirmed the representatives of the Moscow credit Bank (MKB), and two banks.

The Bank of Russia asks banks to stock liquidity and in a timely manner to support the cash units and an ATM cash.

In addition, the regulator to “ensure the response to these threats,” asked the banks to promptly inform it about the mass withdrawal of customer funds from the accounts and the spread of negative information in the media and in social networks or sms-mailings.