Global threat group Fin7 returns with new SQLRat malware

The notoriously well-known threat group Fin7, also known as Carbanak, is back with a new set of administrator tools and never-before-seen forms of malware.

Fin7 has been active since at least 2015 and since the group’s inception has been connected to attacks against hundreds of companies worldwide.

Over 100 companies have been impacted in the United States alone, with many victims in the catering, gaming, and hospitality industries. The hackers are believed to have stolen at least 15 million US credit card records from over 6,500 point-of-sale (PoS) terminals in thousands of locations to date.

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Source: ZDNet