Sunday, September 25, 2011

ATM Robbery Technique - Don't Be a Victim

This set of pictures illustrates how you can be conned into thinking your card has been 'eaten" by the bank machine with the use of a bit of film strip.  A "helpful" stranger comes along and convinces you that if you enter your PIN at the same instant he presses cancel, then your card will be returned.  You try this a few times while the stranger memorizes the PIN.  You give up and walk away, the stranger retrieves the card.

http://vipsupportsystems.co.za/archives/atm-robbery-technique-victim-pass-on

6 comments:

  1. OR, you can sit at home and have all your personal information hacked without even having an ATM card.

    This place ain't safe for man nor beast anymore.

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  2. You are just Joe Btfsplk's sister.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Btfsplk

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  3. Just one of the many reasons I don't use such cards and try and remain an enigma on the net. And you thought I was just paranoid.

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  4. You are not paranoid if they really are out to get you.

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  5. I'm not paranoid. I just don't like those characters. They are out to get, not so much me, but mine. As in everything I have.

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  6. I followed you from Rob-bear's blog. I was curious.
    That is your passport picture? OMG
    Yes, it was easier with money. They just conked you over the head but only got a few bucks.:)
    Manzanita@Wannabuyaduck

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