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Idea from Dave Eagle

Dave Eagle

Title

In the Wake of Eddie Bauer's Data Breach, Questions Linger About Legacy POS Security

Summary

Eddie Bauer revealed last month it suffered a data breach as a result of malware being installed on cash registers in all 350+ of its locations. This post will use this latest major breach to demonstrate why legacy POS systems are more vulnerable than hosted/cloud-based ones.

Author

Dave Eagle

Keywords

  • pos security
  • cloud POS
  • mobile POS
  • Links

  • http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/08/malware-infected-all-eddie-bauer-stores-in-u-s-canada/
  • http://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/eddie-bauer-reports-intrusion-into-point-of-sale-network/d/d-id/1326686