ATM Shoulder Surfing

Shoulder Surfing involves a fraudster looking over your shoulders to observe you entering your PIN to conduct a transaction.

Tips to protect yourself from shoulder surfing

Avoid becoming a victim of shoulder surfing. Here are some tips to protect your PIN.

  • Always hide your PIN.
  • Stand as close as possible to the ATM machine so that your body will shield the keypad.
  • Use your hands to cover the number pad and protect your PIN.
  • Never reveal your PIN to anyone.
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