7-Eleven Japan to suspend payment app after hack
6 months, 2 weeks ago by kyle | 5 facts | 0 comments | 14 votes

  • The app allowed password resets to be sent to any arbitary email address instead of the only verified account owners. - www.zdnet.com
  • A hacker only needed to know a 7pay user's email address, date of birth, and phone number. - www.zdnet.com
  • 7-Eleven Japan shut down its mobile payment app after hackers stole $500,000 from users - www.theverge.com
  • The vulnerability caused about 900 customers to have money stolen. - www.zdnet.com
  • Birthdays defaulted to January 1, 2019 if the user did not enter one. - www.zdnet.com

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