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New Point-of-Sale Malware Steals Credit Card Data via DNS Queries

New Point-of-Sale Malware Steals Credit Card Data via DNS Queries

February 08, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Cybercriminals are becoming more adept, innovative, and stealthy with each passing day. They are now adopting more clandestine techniques...
Critical Oracle Micros POS Flaw Affects Over 300,000 Payment Systems

Critical Oracle Micros POS Flaw Affects Over 300,000 Payment Systems

January 31, 2018Wang Wei
Oracle has released a security patch update to address a critical remotely exploitable vulnerability that affects its MICROS point-of-sal...
Forever 21 Confirms Security Breach Exposed Customer Credit Card Details

Forever 21 Confirms Security Breach Exposed Customer Credit Card Details

January 01, 2018Swati Khandelwal
First notified in November of a data breach incident, popular clothing retailer Forever 21 has now confirmed that hackers stole credit c...
Newly Uncovered 'MoneyTaker' Hacker Group Stole Millions from U.S. & Russian Banks

Newly Uncovered 'MoneyTaker' Hacker Group Stole Millions from U.S. & Russian Banks

December 11, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers have uncovered a previously undetected group of Russian-speaking hackers that has silently been targeting Banks, fin...
Hyatt Hotel Says Payment Systems Hacked with Credit-Card Stealing Malware

Hyatt Hotel Says Payment Systems Hacked with Credit-Card Stealing Malware

December 23, 2015Mohit Kumar
Hyatt Hotels Corporation is notifying its customers that credit card numbers and other sensitive information may have been stolen after ...
Pro PoS — This Stealthy Point-of-Sale Malware Could Steal Your Christmas

Pro PoS — This Stealthy Point-of-Sale Malware Could Steal Your Christmas

December 01, 2015Swati Khandelwal
The point of Sale systems are the most tempting target for cyber crooks to steal your credit card information and with this Christmas, y...
New Point-of-Sale Malware Compromises 1,500 Devices Worldwide

New Point-of-Sale Malware Compromises 1,500 Devices Worldwide

May 23, 2014Mohit Kumar
In past few months, the malware developers are more focusing on proliferating and upgrading malicious malwares to target Point-of-Sale (...
Book Review: Hacking Point of Sale, In-Depth Study on Payment Applications

Book Review: Hacking Point of Sale, In-Depth Study on Payment Applications

May 20, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Point-of-sale (POS) is the hottest topic in payment structures and its one of the most popular technology topics as well. A Point-of-sa...
Tor-enabled Point-of-Sale malware 'ChewBacca' stole Credit Card data from 11 Countries

Tor-enabled Point-of-Sale malware 'ChewBacca' stole Credit Card data from 11 Countries

January 30, 2014Swati Khandelwal
After the massive data breaches at U.S retailers Target and Neiman Marcus in which financial credentials of more than 110 million and...
23-Year-old Russian Hacker confessed to be original author of BlackPOS Malware

23-Year-old Russian Hacker confessed to be original author of BlackPOS Malware

January 21, 2014Mohit Kumar
In the previous reports of Cyber Intelligence firm ' IntelCrawler ' named Sergey Tarasov , a 17-year-old teenager behind the ni...
More details about alleged 17-year-old Russian BlackPOS Malware Author released

More details about alleged 17-year-old Russian BlackPOS Malware Author released

January 20, 2014Anonymous
Security experts at IntelCrawler provided a new interesting update on BlackPOS malware author , that he forgot to delete his Social netwo...
BlackPOS Malware used in TARGET Data Breach developed by 17-Year Old Russian Hacker

BlackPOS Malware used in TARGET Data Breach developed by 17-Year Old Russian Hacker

January 17, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The Holiday data breach at TARGET appeared to be part of a broad and highly sophisticated international hacking campaign against multiple r...