In Hours, Thieves Took $45 Million in A.T.M. Scheme

It was a brazen bank heist, but a 21st-century version in which the criminals never wore ski masks, threatened a teller or set foot in a vault.In two precision operations that involved people in more than two dozen countries acting in close coordination and with surgical precision, thieves stole $45 million from thousands of A.T.M.’s in a matter of hours.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/10/nyregion/eight-charged-in-45-million-global-cyber-bank-thefts.htmlAlso see:Huge cyber bank theft spans 27 countries
In one of the biggest ever bank heists, a global cyber crime ring stole $45 million (29.1 million pounds) from two Middle Eastern banks by hacking into credit card processing firms and withdrawing money from ATMs in 27 countries, U.S. prosecutors said on Thursday.
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/05/10/uk-usa-crime-cybercrime-idUKBRE9480UR20130510

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