Hackers steal millions of rupees from Lahore ATMs.

According to FIA officials, there are an average of 2,000 cases of electronic banking crimes are reported in Pakistan each year.

Hackers steal millions of rupees from Lahore ATMs.
Hackers steal millions of rupees from Lahore ATMs (Time Square News Image 001)

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) is currently investigating a case in which hackers withdrew Rs 10 million from ATMs of several banks in Lahore. According to the contents of an FIR registered in FIA Cyber ​​Crime Lahore Circle, in the second week of February, more than Rs 10 million have been withdrawn from 14 ATMs overnight.
 
According to FIA officials, there are an average of 2,000 cases of electronic banking crimes are reported in Pakistan each year, with money laundering at the top of the list using people's bank account information.

However, this is the first case of its kind in which hackers have directly hacked the system. According to the investigating officer, "You can call it a form of theft in which money is not withdrawn from people's accounts, but machines are opened electronically.