Posted by Kevin on January 7, 2016.
Europol has disrupted an East European gang using the Tyupkin trojan to steal from bank ATMs. Eight people have been arrested following house raids in Romania and Moldova. Few details have been provided in the Europol announcement beyond ‘substantial losses across Europe to the ATM industry.’
Tyupkin is described here by Kaspersky. The report is dated October 2014, so we don’t know whether the current version is identical. Nevertheless, the earlier Tyupkin
It isn’t likely that the malware will die with the arrest of this gang – but at least some ATMs will be safe for a while.Submitted in: News, News_malware |