Experts discovered a new tiny Pos Malware dubbed Pinkkite


By Pierluigi Paganini

PinkKite PoS

Researchers presented findings on a new strain of point-of-sale malware, dubbed PinkKite, that was spotted by security experts at Kroll Cyber Security.

A new strain of point-of-sale malware, dubbed PinkKite, was spotted by security experts at Kroll Cyber Security.

PinkKite was first discovered in 2017 while the experts were instigating into a large POS malware campaign.

PinkKite is a tiny malware, it is less than 6k in size with a small footprint to make hard its detection. The malware also employs another layer of obfuscation via a double-XOR operation that encodes the 16 digits of the credit card number with a predefined key to make …read more

Via:: Security Affiars