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Soraya malware mixes capabilities of Zeus and Dexter to target payment card data

2014/06/03

Securityweek - (International) Researchers with Arbor Networks identified a new family of point-of-sale (PoS) malware known as Soraya that is capable of performing memory scraping techniques similar to the Dexter PoS malware as well as intercepting Web browser data similar to the Zeus trojan. The researchers found that thousands of payment cards have been compromised by the malware, mostly originating from financial institutions in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/soraya-malware-mixes-capabilities-zeus-and-dexter-target-payment-card-data

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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