Netskope Threat Research Labs has identified a new malware which can steal money from the ATM’s (Automated Teller Machine), they also said that it is unclear or unknown that how this malware works as just got developed in March 28, 2018 as it’s batch time states. The Malware’s GUI is too basic to find more details and it only displays the hostname and information about the service providers.
AtmJackpotting, in simple words it is installing a piece of code into ATM’s system which will provide the attacker the information about how much money is dispensing at a particular ATM at any given time. Security professionals stated that, consumers are not affected by this malware because as of now there is no proof that it is accessing any private information about the consumer. It is known that a notorious Carbanak group is involved in stealing an amount of $1.2 million from ATM’s and the suspected head of the group is arrested this previous month.