ESET's "We Live Security" blog:
Following a report from the New York Times that Samsung’s new mobile payment system acquisition was attacked by cybercriminals, the tech giant has reassured its customers that there is no need to be concerned.
In an official statement that directly addressed the article, it said that Samsung Pay was not affected by the isolated incident at LoopPay.
It added that the attack was focused on the LoopPay office network, which is completely independent of the production network that is native to Samsung Pay.
Continued : http://www.welivesecurity.com/2015/10/08/samsung-reassures-customers-samsung-pay-safe/
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