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Breaking News: Wirecard may be related to hacker attacks against critics, short-sellers, and journalists.

Breaking News: Wirecard may be related to hacker attacks against critics, short-sellers, and journalists.

The Financial Times’ findings that the German FinTech Wirecard may be related to online attacks on critics are neither new nor surprising. It is well known in the scene that the Austrian Wirecard CEO Markus Braun and his fellow board member Jan Marsalek dig deep into their pockets when it comes to keeping critics quiet through lawsuits, PR campaigns, or social media attacks.