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Researchers find large global botnet of infected PoS systems

2014/05/23

IDG News Service - (International) IntelCrawler researchers discovered a botnet known as Nemanja that has infected around 1,500 point-of-sale (PoS) terminals, accounting systems, and other retail systems in the U.S. and several other countries. The malware behind the botnet is able to collect payment card information and contains a keylogger to obtain other information entered into infected systems.

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/news/2014/052314-researchers-find-large-global-botnet-281878.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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