New Delhi: Cert-In, the government's cybersecurity agency has recently warned people against incidents of credit and debit card skimming on e-commerce websites across the world. According to the reports, the card skimmers are targetting Microsoft ASP.NET sites to defraud people. This has to be mentioned that cybercriminals adds skimming code on online shopping websites to steal credit card information shared by customers.
The CERT-In advisory stated that, Credit card skimming us spreading worldwide via serveral e-commerce sites. Cybercriminals are attacking e-commerce sites because of their worldwide popularity and the environment LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP). Meanwhile, skimmers attacked on the sites which were hosted on Microsoft's IIS server running with the ASP.NET web application framework.
The agency has also shared the names of skimmer hosting sites: