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Yes you do need authentication on your internal network

by Rob Lodesky | Apr 13, 2017

New ATM Hack reveals ATM manufacturer uses no authentication on internal network, causes dozens of ATM heists. 

Wired Magazine reports Kaspersky Labs has demonstrated the ease of which thieves are able to drill a hole into an ATM machine, use the serial port, connect their laptop to it, and push messages which allow money to be issued from the machine….all with $15 dollars of equipment. 

Read the full story on Wired: https://www.wired.com/2017/04/hackers-emptying-atms-drill-15-worth-gear/ 

For more information on securing your system, please visit: Securing your industrial systems

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