Although the hack didn't breach the mobile payment app itself, consumer confidence may be shaken.
Christian Lacroix, who famously hacked Paris Hilton's phone and Burger King's Twitter account was sentenced for breaking into Bristol Community College computers.
In a letter, the Motion Picture Association of America asked the United States Trade Representative to include cyberlocker sites on its Notorious Markets List.
A whitepaper from the Smart Card Alliance Payments Council recommends combining the three technologies to prevent card fraud.
A Kaspersky Lab survey found that more than a third of businesses have been hit by at least one cybersecurity incident in the last 12 months.