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Issue Date: Vol. 56, No. 1, January 2016, Posted On: 12/21/2015

NCR Issues ATM Skimming Advisory

Hank Schlesinger
TAGS: ATM theft, ATM skimming, NCR ATM, security advisory, skimming devices, vending operator

A leading manufacturer of ATMs has issued a security advisory on the use of so-called "skimming" devices. According to NCR, criminals are obtaining customer card numbers and PINs by using the skimming devices attached to ATMs.

NCR reports that the use of skimming devices has experienced an "alarming" rise in 2015; the devices' technological sophistication has increased, too.

NCR's five-page, fully illustrated security advisory details the types of skimming devices currently in use, and the best practices for identifying compromised machines.

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