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New version of Backoff PoS malware appears


Securityweek - (International) Researchers with Fortinet recently reported finding a new version of the Backoff point-of-sale (PoS) malware with the version name ROM that includes changes designed to make the malware more difficult to detect and analyze.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:21