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Found the virus stealing money in terminals of payment


The dangerous DMSniff virus attacked terminals of payment and stole data of cash cards. The malicious application was found by the staff of the Flashpoint company, their research is published on the BleepingComputer portal. The virus gets to the device or by selection of the password, or through operation of vulnerabilities. During monitoring of the infected device the program looks for data on cash cards and transfers them to hands of malefactors. Malicious software also hides transmitted data to cipher the actions. The entertaining enterprises and cafe became the victims of hackers most often. Criminals use DMSniff since 2016. Since then researchers in the field of cyber security found more than ten various variations of a virus. Last year criminals from JokerStash group (it is known also as Fin7) stole payment data of five million Americans. Information on 125 thousand from them was offered for sale at once. The victims were regular customers of Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue shops. What occurs in Russia and in the world? We explain on our YouTube channel. Subscribe!

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