17 Jan '12, 2am

4 UOB ATMs in Jurong East, Holland Village and Novena Square found without 'jitter' technology

4 UOB ATMs in Jurong East, Holland Village and Novena Square found without 'jitter' technology

Of the 20 ATMs that The Straits Times visited on Monday, four - at Jurong East Central, Holland Village and Novena Square - did not have the 'jitter' technology activated. -- THE BUSINESS TIMES: ARTHUR LEE CH By Magdalen Ng Some United Overseas Bank (UOB) ATMs were on Monday found by The Straits Times to be without the so-called 'jitter' technology, despite a recent statement by the bank that all security measures were activated on all its machines. Jitter technology is widely used in ATMs here and globally. It shakes the card upon insertion and removal to make it difficult for would-be thieves who install skimming devices to get a reading. Of the 20 machines that The Straits Times visited on Monday, four - at Jurong East Central, Holland Village and Novena Square - did not have the technology activated. The other ATMs surveyed between 4.30pm and 5.30pm were at Bishan, Bra...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

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