US Bank Cyber Attackers Deny Iran Connection

The al-Qassam member reiterated Wednesday to ABC News that the ultimate goal of the group's attacks on the financial institutions was the removal of the "Innocence of Muslims" video and said the group will continue to hit the bank and stock exchange websites until it is done.

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said Wednesday that major U.S. financial institutions were "actively under attack" but declined to go into detail.

As of this report, websites for the NYSE, PNC, Wells Fargo and Bank of America appeared to be functioning properly.

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