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Tupperware website has been compromised with a payment card skimmer

The Tupperware website, the popular manufactured of plastic food container products was infected with a payment card skimmer. Hackers have compromised the website of the popular vendor of plastic food container products Tupperware implanting a payment card skimmer used to steal customers’ payment card details. The official website has approximately
Publish At:2020-03-25 16:04 | Read:660 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware credit card data e

Fraudsters cloak credit card skimmer with fake content delivery network, ngrok server

Threat actors love to abuse legitimate brands and infrastructure—this, we know. Last year we exposed how web skimmers had found their way onto Amazon’s Cloudfront content delivery network (CDN) via insecure S3 buckets. Now, we discovered scammers pretending to be CDNs while exfiltrating data and hiding their tracks—another reason to keep watchful eye o
Publish At:2020-02-26 13:26 | Read:514 | Comments:0 | Tags:Threat analysis cdn content delivery network credit card dat

Why Threat Actors Are Increasingly Conducting Cyberattacks on Local Government

Cyberattacks on local government in the U.S. have increased dramatically over the last several years. In 2019 alone, ransomware affected more than 100 state and local governments, according to Recorded Future — and that’s just one threat vector. Municipalities are also at risk from insider threats, coordinated attacks and other perils. What is it about
Publish At:2020-02-17 18:22 | Read:816 | Comments:0 | Tags:Government Credit Card Data Cyberattacks Data Breaches Data

Hard Rock and Loews hotel chains notified guests of security breaches

Hard Rock and Loews hotel chains notified guests of security breaches, the incidents are linked to hack of the SynXis platform provided by the Sabre firm. It has happened again, the Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos franchise is alerting guests about a possible data breach. Customers have to monitor their bank account for suspicious activity and immediately repor
Publish At:2017-07-08 15:25 | Read:4853 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach credit card data Cyber

For the second time Hard Rock Las Vegas suffered a data breach

On Monday the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas disclosed for the second time a data breach that compromised customers’ payment card data. It is happened again, earlier this week the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas disclosed a data breach, it is the second time the casino suffered a cyber attack. The first breach suffered by the Rock
Publish At:2016-06-30 07:45 | Read:4204 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking credit card da

TreasureHunt PoS Malware targets small retailers and banks

Security experts at FireEye have spotted the activity of a criminal organization that using the custom PoS malware TreasureHunt to target small retailers. Security experts at FireEye have spotted the activity of a criminal organization that using custom PoS malware family to target retailers. Hackers are using the PoS malware dubbed TreasureHunt or TreasureH
Publish At:2016-03-30 15:15 | Read:4442 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware black markets credit card

“Crash Course – PCI DSS 3.1 is here. Are you ready?” Part II

Thanks to all who attended our recent webinar, “Crash Course – PCI DSS 3.1 is here. Are you ready?”. During the stream, there were a number of great questions asked by attendees that didn’t get answered due to the limited time. This blog post is a means to answer many of those questions. Still have questions? Want to know more about
Publish At:2015-12-01 12:00 | Read:4092 | Comments:0 | Tags:Industry Observations Technical Insight Tools and Applicatio

Web.com hacked, at least 93,000 credit card data exposed

The US-based web hosting company Web.com has been Hacked, it admitted that credit card information of 93,000 customers have been compromised. Web.com is the last victim of a data breach, the US-based web hosting company has up to 3.3 Million customers. According the first news circulating in the Internet the hackers may have c
Publish At:2015-08-21 12:40 | Read:3111 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime credit card data data breach Hacki

Fake NYPD Badges available for sale on dark web

Experts at Trustev discovered on the Nucleus black market lifetime subscriptions to popular streaming services and fake NYPD badges. In the last months, we have assisted numerous operations run by law enforcement against illegal activities in the dark web, in particular against the numerous black markets that sell any kind of
Publish At:2015-04-13 02:35 | Read:4505 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID credit card data Dark W

Moonpig API Vulnerability Exposes Payment Card Data

Moonpig, a U.K.-based company that sells personalized greeting cards, mugs, t-shirts and other novelties, has been taken to the woodshed for poor security practices by a researcher who claims it’s simple to pilfer user and payment card data through a wonky mobile app API.The company this morning told Threatpost that its apps will be unavailable while i
Publish At:2015-01-06 12:20 | Read:4174 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile Security Vulnerabilities Web Security credit card dat

Data Classification: Crown Jewels or Costume Jewelry?

What’s the value? Data classification is hard. When I was working in the realm of credit card data as a Qualified Security Assessor (QSA), one of the things that I always found interesting was how companies protected their credit card data versus the rest of the data in their organization. Often, businesses had placed many additional controls around th
Publish At:2014-11-06 15:50 | Read:3563 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Risk Management business intelligence credit

Home Depot breach totals: 56 million credit cards exposed, $62 million in losses

Lots of people who speculated about the source of the credit card data breach at the Home Depot turned out to be wrong.But those who suggested that Home Depot's breach might end up bigger than Target's turned out to be spot on.As the home improvement retail giant revealed in a statement on Thursday, 18 September 2014, 56 million unique payment cards were com
Publish At:2014-09-20 02:20 | Read:4097 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cryptography Data loss Featured Law & order Malware credit c

Home Depot confirms data theft for 56 million cards

Home Depot announced that data related to 56 million cards were stolen by cyber criminals. Home Depot, the US largest home improvement retailer, confirms breach impacted 56 million customers. On Thursday the company Home Depot released an update on the evolution of the investigation of the data breach suffered by the company.
Publish At:2014-09-19 21:00 | Read:3139 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime Malware credit card data Cybercrime data breach

Trustwave analyzed of point-of-sale malware

Experts at Trustwave analyzed point-of-sale malware providing data related principal code used, exfiltration and persistence techniques implemented. Trustwave firm as published an interesting report on the point-of-sale malware based on its investigation on different breaches involving payment card data. The experts at Trustwa
Publish At:2014-09-09 13:00 | Read:4237 | Comments:0 | Tags:Malware Security BlackPOS ChewBacca credit card data Cybercr

Secret Service says "Backoff" malware hit 1000 businesses - 6 tips to keep your data safe

It now appears that the string of recent data breaches at US retail establishments was not a coincidence, but rather related attacks using the same malicious software kit.In a security advisory from the US Secret Service dated 22 August 2014, obtained by the New York Times, the government said the malware known as Backoff has struck more than 1000 US compani
Publish At:2014-08-26 02:00 | Read:4337 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data loss Featured Malware Security threats Backoff credit c


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