Online retailers should be on high alert for attacks carried out by a Magecart-style credit card sniffing tool similar to the one used to carry out the British Airways and Ticketmaster hacks.

Armor researchers are warning retailers after spotting the tool for sale in a Russian forum on the dark web for $1,300, according to a report by Armor Threat Intelligence.  


Russian ad for the Margecart-style tool.

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