Point of sale electronic credit card readers in Rio de Janeiro have been the target of hackers inserting malware into the machines’ software. Inside the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Megastore in Copacabana, chip machines unaffected by the malware complete each transaction for shoppers at the Summer Olympic Games.
Point of sale electronic credit card readers in Rio de Janeiro have been the target of hackers inserting malware into the machines’ software. Inside the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Megastore in Copacabana, chip machines unaffected by the malware complete each transaction for shoppers at the Summer Olympic Games. David Eulitt The Kansas City Star
Point of sale electronic credit card readers in Rio de Janeiro have been the target of hackers inserting malware into the machines’ software. Inside the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Megastore in Copacabana, chip machines unaffected by the malware complete each transaction for shoppers at the Summer Olympic Games. David Eulitt The Kansas City Star

Brazil’s hackers win the gold in credit card crime

August 05, 2016 01:23 PM

UPDATED August 08, 2016 02:57 PM

More Videos

Radio host accepts Senator Franken's apology, recounts moment of sexual assault 1:36

Radio host accepts Senator Franken's apology, recounts moment of sexual assault

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners? 1:51

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

Virginia's newly-elected openly transgender state representative: Discrimination is a disqualifier 2:56

Virginia's newly-elected openly transgender state representative: Discrimination is a disqualifier

Grace Mugabe’s fierce battle for power in Zimbabwe 1:44

Grace Mugabe’s fierce battle for power in Zimbabwe

House Speaker Paul Ryan touts savings in GOP tax plan 1:03

House Speaker Paul Ryan touts savings in GOP tax plan

Democrats face hurdles in quest to reclaim the House and Senate 1:55

Democrats face hurdles in quest to reclaim the House and Senate

How does a crime get classified as ‘domestic terrorism’? 2:09

How does a crime get classified as ‘domestic terrorism’?

From Kansas to Trump's voter commission: Who is Kris Kobach? 2:58

From Kansas to Trump's voter commission: Who is Kris Kobach?

Climate scientist explains marine cloud brightening to House committee 3:17

Climate scientist explains marine cloud brightening to House committee

NYC truck attack kills 8, suspect detained 1:54

NYC truck attack kills 8, suspect detained

  • When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

    The Brady Act made background checks a requirement for guns purchased through licensed dealers. Here’s a brief look at how the current system works.