Financial institutions are highly sensitive to protecting their consumers and brand. Losing brand trust is a serious and difficult problem to solve. As criminals continue to devise better means of breaching ATM devices and their operating systems and networks, it is imperative that financial institutions continually invest financial and personnel resources in counteracting these threats. Yet, rationalizing this level of investment in a non-core business line is difficult at best. This white paper examines how ATM as a Service helps to better manage risk for financial institutions by leveraging expert services and their inherent benefits. With an expert service provider by their side, institutions can confidently turn their attention to areas of maximum strategic value.