Tag: Bank ATM

South Korean Bank ATMs Will Soon Receive Bitcoin Support

Bringing Bitcoin to the masses is not as easy as most of us would like. Especially when it comes to allowing consumers to buy cryptocurrency, there is still a lot of work to be done. Thanks to a new partnership between Nautilus Hyosung and Just Cash, a lot of regular ATMs may soon receive Bitcoin support. It’s an interesting option worth exploring, as mainstream consumers still remain on the fence …
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5 Bank ATM Gang Members Arrested in Europe and Asia

Crime gangs have been targeting bank ATMs for quite some time, and even made quite a few successful attacks throughout the years. Five members of an international crime group have been apprehended by Europol and its partners. Three suspects have already been convicted as well, which indicates this case is backed by some solid evidence. The crime gang has a record of attacks against ATMs across Asia and Europe. One …
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Alice Bank ATM Malware Discovered After Being Around For Over Two years

Bank ATMs are being targeted by a new type of malware that has security researchers puzzled. Alice, as this malicious software is called, was recently discovered by Trend Micro. What is rather intriguing is how the malware is not packed with bells and whistles, which makes its objective very clear: emptying bank ATMs of all cash. Alice Bank ATM Malware Is Worrisome Malicious software targeting bank ATMs is nothing new …
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Austrian Bank To Introduce New ATMs Featuring NFC and QR Code Integration

Contactless payment technology, as well as QR codes, are slowly gaining traction within the financial sector–so much so that even Raiffeisen Bank in Austria is re-fitting their existing ATM network with 1,200 new devices, enabling both payment technologies. Consumers will be able to conduct advanced bill payments, as well as use QR codes and NFC technology for all kinds of operations. Raiffeisen Sees A Use For New ATM Technologies Most …
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