We never know where malware is going to come from - email, websites, software downloads, and now - hardware. With all of the time and effort that retailers spend trying to prevent internet hackers, it's no surprise that they were ambushed by the latest: handheld barcode scanners pre-loaded with spyware. These scanners, who were armed with the hardware before entering the US, are programmed to collect financial information from a company's clients, and then download even more malware onto their servers. Get the full story here.
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