FBI warns retailers to prepare for more cyber-attacks

The FBI has warned US retailers to prepare for further cyber-attacks after discovering about 20 hacking cases in the past year that involved the same kind of malicious software used against Target Corp in the holiday shopping season.The FBI distributed a confidential, three-page report to retail companies last week describing the risks posed by “memory-parsing” malware that infects point-of-sale (POS) systems, which include cash registers and credit-card swiping machines found in store checkout aisles.
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jan/23/fbi-warns-retailers-cyber-attacks-target-breach

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