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RSA report dives deep into Backoff PoS malware


Securityweek - (International) Researchers at EMC's RSA Security Division released a report analyzing the Backoff point of sale (PoS) malware, which found that the malware's operators may be based in India and have used the presence of exposed surveillance cameras to indicate whether a potential target was a retail entity, among other findings.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:55