Krebs – Would You Use This ATM?

I had to share this article by Mr. Krebs for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is I have seen ATM’s like this in the wild.  It happens far too often and admins and users alike ignore the pitfalls for the sake of convenience.  Beware!

http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/07/would-you-use-this-atm/

Updated banking malware turns entire ATM into a skimmer

This is an intriguing article.  It definitely makes the process of walking up to an ATM and removing cash seem a little scarier.  It also puts a larger burden on banks to monitor all aspects of their ATM’s.

http://www.scmagazine.com/researchers-spotted-a-malware-that-turns-entire-atms-into-card-skimmers/article/496871/