ATMIA Academy
ATMIA Academy

atm security training

ATMs continue to attract the attention of criminals as a potential source of cash. ATMIA has developed training describing the most common security threats to ATMs and how to identify and follow industry best practices to mitigate the risk of all of these security threats. ATM security is a vital part of any successful ATM business and helps to build high levels of customer trust.

Overview of Content

Below is the list of sessions covered in ATMIA’s ATM security training. These online sessions will provide an understanding of the most common current types of attacks and will also offer ways to mitigate the risk of these security threats.

PIN Compromise
Session covers the different methods used for PIN compromise, how to detect them and mitigate the threat.
Card Theft
Identifying the many different ways card theft occurs and focusing on the types that happen at the ATM and best practices to follow for prevention.
Card Data Compromise
Understanding the different methods through which card data compromise is achieved and steps to take to mitigate this threat.
Cash Trapping and Transactional Reversal Fraud (TRF)
Review of both threats and how to identify and handle the threat.
Malware & Black Box Attacks
Overview of both types of attacks and how to detect and reduce the threat.
Physical Attacks
Detailed review of the different types of physical attacks and how they happen. Includes an overview of the best practices to implement in order to reduce the risks of such  attacks.
Explosive Attacks
Explosive attacks have been increasing in several regions and even failed attacks can cause significant damage to the ATM. Learn more about the different ways this attack is carried out and ways to stop it.
On-line Learning

The ATMIA Academy uses a click and learn approach which is easy to navigate. You will click and learn at your own pace in your own time.

Assessments are “open book” style tests which allow you to click back to review the session. Based on the open book test, the pass mark for each session is 100%.

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