The data was quietly moved around on Target's network before it was sent to a US server, then to Russia.
Microsoft said the decision will assist customers with their migrations away from Windows XP.
It sounds like the plot of a summer blockbuster, but the New York Times reports that the National Security Agency can actively nab data and install malware on non-networked computers.
Researchers from security firm Malwarebytes spotted a tech support scam targeting smartphone and tablet users, while the Federal Trade Commission is warning consumers about scams offering tech support refunds.
The company's CEO confirmed that attackers used malware to steal credit and debit card data from PoS systems
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Cisco found hundreds of related suspicious domains that are probably used to push malware
The new threat might be even more difficult to remove than CryptoLocker, which plagued users in recent months