POS Vendor Breaches Discovered

POS Vendor Breaches

Hold Security identifies a group of hackers behind reported breach of Oracle’s MICROS POS along with nearly a dozen of other smaller POS vendors. Hackers targeted these POS vendors with the goal to gain access to their platform and to their customer installation. The mass abuse of POS devices goes to a new level of exploitation of vendors of POS and their support infrastructures. Forbes Magazine highlights the story