Under Attack: Is Real-Time Data Safe from Hackers?

The institutional markets and their data aren't immune from the same fears as online consumers and theirs: Speaking at a European Commission conference in February, Gottfried Leibbrandt, chief executive of capital markets payments messaging utility Swift, described cyber threats as "very real and persistent," and "continual and... growing," urging market participants to become more paranoid. "Cyber attacks are getting ever-more sophisticated, and the landscape is getting more complex. While cybe