PAX PoS Terminal Flaw Could Allow Attackers to Tamper with Transactions

Chinese firm PAX Technology, a manufacturer of point-of-sale (PoS) terminals, has been identified as having significant vulnerabilities in its Android-based devices. These flaws, discovered by the STM Cyber R&D team, could potentially allow threat actors to tamper with transactions and execute arbitrary code. The PoS terminals, widely deployed in Poland, are prone to high-severity attacks due to these vulnerabilities. These discovered issues highlight the essential need for cybersecurity measures in transaction technology to protect both businesses and consumers.

Published: Wed, 17 Jan 2024 19:21:00 +0530