06 Jan '12, 2pm

How the money went missing from DBS/POSB accounts?

SINGAPORE: DBS Bank said that 400 customers have been victims of an ATM fraud scheme that has seen S$500,000 stolen from POSB and DBS accounts over the last two days. The unauthorised withdrawals were made in Malaysia, with the bulk of them occurring on Wednesday. DBS Bank said internal investigation shows that the unauthorised withdrawals were part of a card skimming operation. One information security expert Channel NewsAsia spoke to said fraudsters may have done a quick job to swipe bank information from DBS/ POSB customers. This is done by removing the skimming devices attached to automated teller machines (ATMs) shortly after they have cloned customers' bank card details. And this could have happened when ATM security cameras weren't watching. At a DBS/POSB ATM, a green device is attached to the slot where one inserts the bank's card. This anti-skimming device plays a...

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