Wincor Nixdorf 1QFY sales as expected: Not great


Trying times in critical markets set the stage for a predictably subdued quarterly performance by the European ATM giant.


Is there ever a time when I don't need cash?

In IT today, there's really no reason to contemplate deploying consumer-facing solutions that don't deliver 24/7/forever.

Casing out financial cyber crime: A federal agent's point of view

At BAI Retail Delivery, FBI Special Agent Patrick Geahan described five types of cyber attacks and one mistake that can cost an organization millions.

Wincor Nixdorf holds steady on annual net sales — with some rebalancing

Hardware and banking sales sagged, but increases in retail and software earnings took up the slack, CEO Eckard Heidloff said in the company's annual press conference.

Jackpotting makes its way to Western Europe's ATMs

Though malware attacks constitute a minority of ATM crimes in Europe, the stealth, speed, criminal finesse — and cash — involved make them particularly worrisome to deployers.

Can the ATM industry stop Tyupkin in its tracks?

ATM Marketplace checked in with security experts around the industry to learn how operators can protect themselves from the latest 'jackpotting' scheme, Tyupkin malware.

Targeted cyberattacks: Lessons learned from a former FBI guy

"You don’t have a malware problem; you have an enemy problem," says Crowdstrike president and former FBI executive assistant director Shawn Henry. He explains further in a video interview.

Not all hackers wear black hats

The news is full of stories about hackers stealing data from retailers, businesses and the government. But they shouldn't all be tarred with the same brush.

6 ATM anti-fraud steps for small FIs

As big banks lock down their systems, small FIs could increasingly fall victim to ATM fraud. Here are effective actions you can take to make sure yours doesn't.

Efficiency or responsiveness? How do you balance your ATM cash supply strategy?

Businesses manage their ATM networks by providing cash where and when customers want it. But they must provide this service efficiently if they are to make a profit.

IADs must improvise to survive: How DCC can help boost revenues

Shrinking interchange, increased competition and growing operational expenses have taken a toll on ATM profitability. But advances in technology can help IADs claw back some of those losses.

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Datacard, Abanca partner to provide on-the-spot bankcards

With its implementation of a Datacard solution, Abanca Bank becomes the first FI in Spain to offer instant issuance debit, credit and prepaid cards.

ABA endorses Fiserv DNA account processing platform

The platform uses open architecture, scalable technology and capabilities to help banks achieve their business and service goals, ABA said.

Bottomline acquires cyberfraud solutions provider Intellinx

Intellinx solutions monitor, replay, and analyze user behavior across multiple channels, and instantly flag and stop suspicious activity, the company says.

New Inetco Analytics application mines ATM transaction big data

A new software application for customer analytics provides on-demand access to consumer experience, use and profitability data, the company says.

New coalition seeks legislative controls on patent trolls

The National Retail Federation and Oracle have organized United for Patent Reform to pursue legislative reform targeting seven aspects of patent litigation.

New research weighs importance of systems monitoring for FIs

A new research note from Mercator demonstrates why advanced systems monitoring is essential for FIs' increasingly complex IT infrastructure.

Cash Connect, Loomis integrate ticketing systems

The integrated systems automatically open tickets and share updates, resulting in faster customer updates and a streamlined ticketing process.

Software vendors reshaping merchant services distribution

New research discusses how acquirers and ISOs should be responding to an integrated payments revolution in the US.

Entrust Datacard releases EMV personalization validation software

The software uses technology by test tool provider Barnes International to validate the chip in EMV cards issued on a Datacard MX Series system.

Tekchand introduces "sweeping platform overhaul" with ATMLive v6.1 upgrade

New features bolster cross-channel marketing and dynamic advertising capabilities for banks, the software developer says.

UL adds new features to payment personalization validation tool

The tool can check any application for EMV cards, secure elements or cloud-based payments according to the latest specs from major card schemes, UL says.

Wintrust intros cardless ATM transactions on wide scale

Customers of the Chicagoland FI will be able to prestage cash withdrawals using the Wintrust app on their smart phone.

Alaric updates Fractals payment fraud detection

The new release includes solutions for cross-product, cross-channel enterprise fraud detection and prevention.

NuSource to incorporate AppGuard for ATM security

AppGuard protects ATMs against new viruses, zero-day malware, ransomware, targeted attacks and other known and unknown threats, NuSource says.

Gunnebo, Transtrack partner in cash management and security enterprise

The companies say they will integrate their products to help others in the supply chain monitor and optimize cash handling in machines ranging from coin deposit units to ATMs.

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