ATM skimming a growing threat

ATM Skimming A Growing Threat

Links:

- The Wall Street Journal - Theft of Debit-Card Data From ATMs Soars
- Insider Fox News - ATM Debit Card Data Theft Soars to the Highest Rate in Two Decades

"Debit-card compromises at ATMs located on bank property jumped 174% from Jan. 1 to April 9, compared with the same period last year, while successful attacks at nonbank machines soared by 317%, according to FICO."

The articles mention criminals using a "long-established technique" to commit these crimes since many ATMs are not equipped with the latest technology. Check out, http://www.3vr.com/industrysolutions/financialservices.