The program is dubbed #greendispenser and was detected in Mexico. However, it’s only a matter of time until similar #attacks are adopted by cybercriminals in other countries, researchers from security firm Proofpoint said in a blog post.
GreenDispenser is not the first malware program to target ATMs. In October 2013, security researchers from Symantec warned about a backdoor called #ploutus that could infect ATMs when a new boot disk is inserted into their CD-ROM drives.
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