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Criminals Use One Line of Code to Steal Card Data from E-Commerce Sites

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Criminals Use One Line of Code to Steal Card Data from E-Commerce SitesNew JavaScript sniffer is similar to malware used in the Magecart campaign last year that affected over 800 sites.

Criminals using just one line of malicious code have successfully compromised at least seven e-commerce sites and potentially stolen payment card data belonging to thousands of customers of the online stores.

Six of the e-commerce sites are US-based and one, belonging to footwear maker Fila, is based in the United Kingdom. Security vendor Group-IB, which uncovered the attacks, identified the malicious code as a new JavaScript sniffer (JSsniffer) that it has named GMO.

In an alert Thursday, the Moscow-based Group-IB said its researchers first discovered the GMO JS sniffer on Fila UK's website in early March. The company's subsequent investigations showed that the malware has been active since at least May 2018 and that six relatively small US e-commerce sites have been affected as well.

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