Credit Card Stealer Goes After Stores Using the Braintree Magento Extension
Security Update : Security researchers from Sucuri say they discovered a credit card stealer that targets Magento stores where the owners are using the Braintree extension to handle credit card payments.
Braintree, a service that allows anyone to accept credit card payments, provides an extension named Braintree Payments for Magento store owners in order to help them handle credit card transactions via their Braintree account.
Sucuri says that crooks who manage to hack into Magento sites using one method or another are infecting sites with special malware designed to help them steal credit card details entered in the Braintree payment forms that collect the user’s credit card information.
They say that whenever a user reaches the payment page, the credit card steal… (read more)