One Magecart group decided that helping cancer victims is not enough of a reason to deter them from hitting the American Cancer Society’s online store with skimming malware.

Sanguine Security found the malware on www.shop.cancer.org/ hiding behind the GoogleTagManager code. The store sells t-shirts emblazoned with the organization's logo.

“It searches for “'checkout' (Y2hlY2tvdXQ=) and will then load the actual skimming code from thatispersonal.com/assets/cancer.js (copy). This server is hosted in Irkutsk, a Russian network that is popular among skimming groups,” the company said.

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