– The Bank of Russia will prepare for credit institutions recommendations to protect ATMs against fraud during the world Cup, which will take place in 2018, said Deputy head of the Main Directorate of security and information protection of the Central Bank Artem Sychev at the press conference.
“And now began preparations for the world Cup. We will recommend highly to banks in the regions where the world Cup will be held, to take certain actions, including to install sensors, alarms, surveillance, insurance of ATMs – that is, in full analogy with the way that was recommended for the Olympic games in Sochi,” – said Sychev.
He noted that most banks are trying as carefully as possible to protect the ATMs, because “the main option to save money is insurance, and the insurance company, making sure that all precautions have been taken, nothing will be paid”. “Of course, take as a basis that was prepared for the Olympics, let’s bear in mind the available amount of information,” – said Sychev.