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Cyber bank heists such as the one that hit a Bangladesh Central Bank account held by the New York Fed, should not come as a surprise and only serve to highlight that the internet is ill-equipped to deal with the cybercrime, an expert in internet security told CNBC.

Last week, a U.S. congressional committee launched an investigation into the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's handling of the heist of more than $80 million from accounts it maintains for the central bank of Bangladesh.

The committee told the NY Fed that it wanted to know what oversight the Fed had conducted of...

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