Newegg hacked, card information stolen for millions

Popular e-commerce website Newegg is the latest victim of cyber attacking by Magecart, according to Volexity, a cyberthreat monitoring firm. Newegg is one in a string of high profile cyber attacks making use of the card skimming code which recently compromised British Airways, Ticketmaster, and Feedify. Most critically, customer names and complete card details were stolen using exploited code between August 16th and September 18th.
Magecart exploited the Newegg checkout process with JavaScript similar to the code used in their hacking of British Airways. Read MoreNewegg hacked, card information stolen for millions was written by the awesome team at Android Police.