Hackers Stealing Millions from ATMs
Reportedly, there's an upswing in ATM attacks worldwide.
A criminal gang is using a piece of malware to allow them to steal millions in cash from ATMs around the world without having to use a credit or debit card.Interpol has been alerted.
The hackers are using a piece of malware called Tyupkin, which once installed on an ATM, allows the criminals to steal huge amounts of money by simply entering a series of codes.
The malware has so far been detected infecting ATMs in Europe, Latin America, and Asia.
The attack was detected by Russian security firm Kaspersky Lab, which was asked by an unnamed financial institution to investigate the cyber-attack.