The Bank of America Keyword list is confirmed ( Hundreds of Classified Project Titles )

Engineering Evil Commentary on the code word list: The original release of the Keyword list was 28 FEB 2013. Since then the URL of the hacking group has been taken down. The hypothesis behind the confirmation is due to that many of the Keywords were classified programs that were later exposed by various sources. We can…

Brokers lobby for authority to control clients accounts when they are concerned with their mental capacity

Rising dementia among U.S. clients seen risky for brokers Fri, Sep 21 2012 By Suzanne Barlyn (Reuters) – Taking direction from elderly clients whose mental capacity is on the decline causes some sticky problems for Wall Street’s brokers. Among them: wire instructions to an overseas bank account that you think belongs to a scam artist.…

Study: Banks to blame for over 800,000 unnecessary foreclosures

By Pro Publica Tuesday, September 11, 2012 16:25 EDT   By Paul Kiel ProPublica Over the past several years, we’ve reported extensively on the big banks’ foreclosure failings. As a result of banks’ disorganization and understaffing — particularly at the peak of the crisis in 2009 and 2010 — homeowners were often forced to run…