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WATCH: ATM Skimmer Caught in Real-Time by Security Researcher

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WATCH: ATM Skimmer Caught in Real-Time by Security Researcher

Credit card skimmer used to steal card information [Image Source: Edited/YouTube]

While the threat of online hacking mounts everyday, with copious amounts of accounts being compromised all over the world, one place some people may have overlooked is the security at ATM machines. However, as this security researcher found out, not even the physical security of an ATM can defend against credit card theft.

While encryption and security pins go a long way against defending from attackers, apparently, no where is safe to use your credit card.

Benjamin Tedesco, a cyber-security expert, was on vacation in Vienna, Austria when he went to acquire some cash from a local ATM.

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