eSecurity Planet: Key Steps for Optimizing POS Security

May 9, 2018 — It’s not just about PCI DSS compliance

Don Duncan, Director at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by eSecurity Planet regarding the three most important factors in a POS security solution, plus other things you can do to avoid credit card breaches.

Malicious software like PoSeidon, Alina, vSkimmer, Dexter and FYSNA are uploaded to gather credit card information to send it back to the cybercriminal’s server. Another kind of point-of-sale malware discovered by researchers at Forcepoint hides behind DNS requests to steal credit card data, which makes it a little more stealthy and harder to detect.

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