Researchers from Russian AV company Doctor Web have managed to get their hands on a Trojan aimed at recording and collecting card information from one of the most widespread ATM machine types.
As much as they are useful, ATMs are also very vulnerable to tampering and attacks from individuals looking for money.
FICO released new data showing the high rate of card-not-present (CNP) fraud on Germany's credit cards in 2012, showing that 70 percent of the 2012 fraud on German-issued cards protected by FICO Falcon Fraud Manager was card-not-present (CNP) fraud, which includes e-commerce fraud.
A federal indictment made public in New Jersey charges five men with conspiring in a worldwide hacking and data breach scheme that targeted major corporate networks, stole more than 160 million credit card numbers, resulted in hundreds of millions of dollars in losses and is the largest such scheme ever prosecuted in the United States.
Withdrawing cash from an ATMs by using a debit or credit card or paying with it at a point-of-sale may soon become a thing of the past, as several manufacturers have presented technologies that will let users perform the same actions by simply using their smartphone or even their face.