ATM Provider Releases Countermeasures for Hook and Chain Attacks

10/13/21

ATM provider Diebold Nixdorf last week released a product and solution security alert following increased reports of hook and chain attacks against freestanding, front-loading drive-up ATMs in multiple regions across the U.S. The alert provides a description of the attack and provides several countermeasures for mitigating the risk of these attacks, including terminal upgrades and installation of reinforcement kits. Read the alert.