is like identity theft for debit cards: Thieves use hidden electronics to steal the personal information stored on the card and record the PIN number to access all the cash in an individual's account.
is can be regarded as identity theft for debit cards.
In recent cases of skimming
in Karachi, the skimming
devices were found attached exactly in front of where one inserts his or her ATM card in the machines.
On Sunday, four Chinese nationals were arrested on suspicion of ATM skimming
, the latest in a series of arrests linked to an organised gang behind a major electronic bank fraud in the city.
A statement issued by the senior superintendent police East said law enforcers received a call early this morning about a Chinese suspect skimming
ATMs at Summit Bank and Muslim Commercial Bank in Tipu Sultan Road's Shabbirabad area.
We had arrived there for a work but the 'gang leader asked us for the ATM skimming
and provided us ten thousand Chinese currency in exchange of ATM skimming
,' the officer said while quoting the arrested foreigners.
She banks with Lloyds, who told her that their records revealed it may have been a skimming
machine on the ATM at Nunthorpe shops.
What makes Easdale perfect for stone skimming
is that it was once at the heart of the slate industry.
The dad of three then went into acting, appearing on programmes such as Casualty and Stella, also taking work as a cycle courier on the side - before taking up stone skimming
two years ago.
But judging by the varied names given to the game - English alone has a few: skipping stones, skimming
stones, skipping rocks, stone skiffing and ducks & drakes - it's fair to say the game is popular worldwide.
It is unlikely that many daily newspaper readers went this past year without seeing at least one story headline involving a skimming
Luckily, in the UAE the risk of physical attacks or assaults is low compared to other countries, with skimming
, a fraud carried out by compromising an ATM by using a card-reader device, representing the most serious security threat local banks are facing.