back to article Two years on, thousands of unpatched Magento shops still being carded

More than 6,000 online stores running eBay's Magento platform have been hacked with credit cards stolen under a campaign that could span almost two years, Germany's Federal Office for Information Security says. Attackers are injecting carding malware on unpatched Magento shops, which steals payment information during …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Don't change core content they said.

    I will be in another job I though!

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Magento no longer eBay property

    Magento is no longer eBay's property, it is owned by Permira. Unfortunately, vendors are not encouraged to patch or upgrade as there have been multiple instances when both a patch or a new version either solves the issue partially or introduces a more malignant bug. Magento needs to get their things together and put more actual developers into fixing the code base issue instead of just adding layer over layer of management.

  3. Robert Helpmann??
    Childcatcher

    German infosec agency: 'Patch! Patch! PAAAATTCCCCHHHH!

    Gesundheit! You can see from the title why things aren't getting done: they forgot to close the quote. Syntax errors will get you every time.

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