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Arthur Katsogiannis, Commander of the Fraud and Cybercrime Squad, said the criminal group was highly organised and sophisticated and had already bagged more than $100,000 through the scam.
“This type of crime is the choice of criminals in the 21st century,” he told reporters in Sydney on Monday.
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The skimming devices used by the group are capable of copying card details while a tiny video camera record Toms Shoes s people entering their personal identification numbers.
A copy of the card is then created, allowing the group to access the account holders’ funds.
Detective Inspector Matt Craft sa Toms Shoes id the cameras are more sophisticated than what has previously been used by ATM scammers, which were only able to pick up footage from the top of the keypad. Now, they can pick up different angles.