12 Jun 2019

FIN8 hackers return after two years with attacks against hospitality sector

Security researchers with Morphisec have detected a new campaign by FIN8, a notorious hacking group that attacks organizations for financial gain. This time FIN8 is going after companies in the hospitality industry. FIN8 is known to target firms with point-of-sale (PoS) systems. Before this campaign, researchers had last noticed the

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31 May 2019

POS Malware Steals Payment Info From 103 Checkers Restaurants

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., a company that operates hundreds of Checkers and Rally’s drive-thru restaurants across the United States, has suffered a serious security breach in which threat actors managed to steal payment card data from customers at 103 restaurants in 20 states. The attackers obtained the data by infecting

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20 Feb 2019

POS firm says hackers planted malware on customer networks

North Country Business Products (NCBP), a US vendor of point-of-sale (POS) products, suffered a serious security breach last month in which a threat actor managed to upload malicious software (malware) onto the POS networks of 139 of its customers. The targets are bars, coffee shops and restaurants. Dunn Brothers Coffee was hit

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