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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#489 POS malware tool ‘Treasurehunt’ targets small US-based banks, retailers
As more US companies snuff out point of sale malware by deploying chip-and-PIN bankcard technology, attackers are rushing to exploit existing magnetic strip card systems still vulnerable to malware. A group of hackers that go by the name Bears Inc. are behind the latest barrage of attacks with a custom-built point of sale malware called Treasurehunt, according to research from FireEye.
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#491 Petya ransomware encrypts master file table
#490 Apple releases new version of iOS 9.3 for older devices affected by activation lock bug
#489 POS malware tool ‘Treasurehunt’ targets small US-based banks, retailers
#488 Google scales the Great Firewall, falls off 105 minutes later
#487 Badlock vulnerability clues few and far between
#486 Flaw in Truecaller Android app leaves data of millions of users exposed
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