FIN6 APT targeting individuals via LinkedIn in a bid to get web skimmers onto e-commerce sites

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Hacking group FIN6 is known for aggressively attacking point of sale systems.
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Hacking group FIN6 is known for aggressively attacking point of sale systems.

IBM X-Force warns of new spear-phishing attacks by APT it has tracked since 2015

Hackers likely linked with threat group ITG08 (or FIN6) are targeting ecommerce websites to steal payment card data from incautious victims. That's according to the security researchers at IBM's...

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