Theft of PIN
What is Theft of PIN?
Fraudsters employ various methods to steal your PIN whenever you use the ATM or perform a card transaction.
- Methods for theft of PIN range from the very technically advanced to a common and easy technique, known as shoulder surfing.
- Shoulder surfing involves the fraudster standing close enough to the user, to observe the numbers being entered on the key pad.
- A more advanced take on shoulder surfing is achieved through the installation and use of miniature video cameras aimed to record PIN entry.
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