10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice

Your common sense prompts you to stay alert while taking out cash from an ATM. It’s not only about watching out for strangers nearby. You also need to pay attention to credibility of the machine that is going to dispense your money. Frauds are everywhere and, no wonder, they tamper with cashpoints, too.

Although a cash machine might look fairly normal, it might have been hacked by frauds altering its functions to stream your money into their pockets. Everything thanks to invisible system hacks or other traps most of us would never notice.
We have got a few examples of risks you might face whenever you take out your cash. You would never believe what the thieves could be up to.

#1 A fake cash point interface

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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#2 A fake card reader

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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#3 A hidden camera

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice

#4 A grey box above the display

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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#5 A fake keyboard

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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#6 A fake card slot

 

 

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice

 

#7 Money trap

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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#8 Text message data transmission

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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#9 A fake card reader and a camera attached to the panel

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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#10 Audio jack

10 Ways a Cashpoint Can Be Hacked. Be Careful When You Withdraw Your Money as Some of Them Might Be Really Hard to Notice
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