ATM ‘Jackpotting’ Attacks Have Found Their Way To The US

In TV shows and movies, sometimes you see how ATMs can be hacked where it just spits out all the money in its reserve. This is actually a real-life hack known as “jackpotting” and is prevalent in regions like Europe and Asia, and now it seems that it has started to creep into the US as well.

This is according to a report from KrebsonSecurity in which the report revealed that the US Secret Service has started to quietly warn financial institutions such as banks that jackpotting attacks...

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