Credit Union Times
Newly discovered credit card data breaches point out the need to defend against hackers, who have flooded the dark web with personal information and opened the door to more ransomware attacks.
Cybersecurity experts maintain, credit card machines and point-of-sale devices are preferred targets of hackers, because the data pinched is very easy to monetize.
“With this influx of credit card breaches, hackers are dedicating a lot of time for small profits on the dark web,” John Christly, global CISO, Netsurion, a provider of managed security services for multi-location businesses, and EventTracker, its SIEM subsidiary, said.
See more of John Christly’s comments in the Credit Union Times article, here.