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Ticketmaster Breach Part of Larger Credit Card Fraud Campaign

Ticketmaster Breach Part of Larger Credit Card Fraud Campaign

According to new research released this week, the Ticketmaster breach may only be part of a larger operation involving the skimming of credit cards affecting as much as 800 ecommerce sites. The Magecart threat group, which was operational since 2015, is said to be responsible for the campaign. The hackers usually target software companies that build and provide code that developers include on their websites. The altered code then affects every website that it runs on and affects millions of users daily. RiskIQ says that the Ticketmaster breach was far bigger than first thought as it was running code from […]

Support Chat Tool Blamed for Ticketmaster Breach

Support Chat Tool Blamed for Ticketmaster Breach

A support chat tool made by tech firm Inbenta is being blamed for the recent data breach at Ticketmaster. It was found that hackers had exploited a flaw in the software’s code to harvest payment information from ticket customers. Inbenta CEO Jordi Torras confirmed that their software had been used to breach Ticketmaster but assured that no other customer data had been affected. Ticketmaster previously confirmed that customer names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, payment details and login details of international customers who bought tickets between September 2017 and June 23 may have been stolen. Source: ZDNet