Subway POS Scammer Sees Jail Time

What's Next In Payments®
6:32 AM EDT January 9th, 2013

Romanian man Cezar Butu has been sentenced to 21 months in jail after pleading guilty to once count of conspiracy to commit access device fraud by scamming POS systems in U.S. Subway sandwich shops.

Butu was part of a four-man gang that hacked the POS systems of over 200 retail outlets and acquired cardholder information from 140 accounts, notes Finextra.

Read the full story here.

Comments
Also by This Author
What's Hot
B2B Payments
Citi Launches Tablet App For Corporate Clients
Europe
Non-Cash Transactions On The Rise Globally
News
Criminals Currently Winning The War On Cybercrime
B2B Payments
Strip Ecosystem Getting A $10 Million Venture Capital Boost
View All Articles ››
You May Also Like
Company Spotlight
Different mPOS Strokes for Different mPOS Folks
International
Digital River Offers A Sneak Peak At Mobile eCommerce Trends
Mobile Commerce
Trustwave Buys Cenzic To Beef Up App Testing Capability
News
First Impressions: A Separate PayPal and eBay
Cool
PayPal Sans eBay – Now What?
B2B Payments
Citi Launches Tablet App For Corporate Clients
Europe
Non-Cash Transactions On The Rise Globally
View All Articles ››