Collective Intelligence Podcast, Episode 6 Magento Attacks


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Flashpoint Editorial Director Mike Mimoso talks to Flashpoint analyst Paul Burbage about the recent compromise of more than 1,000 Magento ecommerce platform admin panels. Threat actors used brute-force attacks to access sites guarded with default or known credentials. Once they had access, they were loading data-stealing malware and cryptocurrency mining software onto Magento-powered sites. Paul talks about the research and what site admins should be doing to counter this threat.

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