Inter skimming kit used in homoglyph attacks

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 17:00:00 +0000

Threat actors load credit card skimmers using a known phishing technique called homoglyph attacks.

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Is Your Chip Card Secure? Much Depends on Where You Bank

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:09:24 +0000

Chip-based credit and debit cards are designed to make it infeasible for skimming devices or malware to clone your card when you pay for something by dipping the chip instead of swiping the stripe. But a recent series of malware attacks on U.S.-based merchants suggest thieves are exploiting weaknesses in how certain financial institutions have implemented the technology to sidestep key chip card security features and effectively create usable, counterfeit cards.

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Online credit card skimming increased by 26 percent in March

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 16:00:32 +0000

Criminals are known to take advantage of events that capture people’s attention. This is true for any kind of attack that relies on social engineering, such as the phishing emails exploiting the Covid-19 pandemic. Certain events such as the current crisis not only get the attention of threat actors but they also lead to changes…

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

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2020 17:03:11 +0000

Criminals set up fraudulent infrastructure that looks like a typical content delivery network—except it isn’t. Behind it hides a credit card skimmer injected into Magento online stores.

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Hundreds of counterfeit online shoe stores injected with credit card skimmer

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2019 17:30:50 +0000

A Magecart credit card skimmer was found injected into hundreds of counterfeit, brand-name shoe stores—a one-two punch of victimization for users first duped with fake goods then stripped of their personal data.

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There’s an app for that: web skimmers found on PaaS Heroku

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 16:00:00 +0000

Cybercriminals are abusing platform-as-a-service (PaaS) cloud provider Heroku to build web skimming apps and steal customer data.

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