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EAST provides Media resources in the form of regular press releases relating to EAST outputs and activities.  Use the links below to download EAST press & media releases:


EAST changes name (for release to the media on 8th June 2017)


EAST gains representation from Mexico ( for release to the media on 26th April 2017)


ATM Black Box attacks spread across Europe – (for release to the media on 11th April 2017)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 1-2017 – (for release to the media on 20th February 2017)


EAST gains representation from Indonesia (for release to the media on 26th January 2017)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 3-2016 (for release to the media on 15th November 2016)


ATM Explosive Attacks surge in Europe (for release to the media on 14th October 2016)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 2-2016 – (for release to the media on 6th July 2016)


EAST and ATEFI Join Forces (for release to the media on 9th May 2016)


Card skimming losses continue to rise outside Europe (for release to the media on 12th April 2016 )


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 1-2016 – (for release to the media on 7th March 2016)


EAST publishes ATM Physical Security Guidelines – (for release to the Media on 17th February 2016)


New EAST member for Poland (for release to the Media on 26th January 2016)


EAST gains representation from Brazil (for release to the media on 4th December 2015)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 3-2015 – (for release to the media on 27th November 2015)


EAST gains representation from the United States (for release to the media on 25th November 2015)


EAST gains representation from Turkey (For release to the media on 22nd October 2015)


European ATM Fraud Incidents up 15% driven by rise in low tech crime – (For release to the media on 13th October 2015)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 2-2015 – (For release to the media on 22nd July 2015)


EAST publishes Guidelines to standardise the reporting of Card Data Compromise Devices at ATMs – (for release to the media on 11th June 2015)


EAST and Europol strengthen their partnership – (for release to the media on 10th June 2015)


EAST gains representation from Serbia ( for release to the media on 24th April 2015)


EAST gains representation from South Africa (for release to the media on 10th April 2015)


European ATM Related Fraud Incidents fall 26%, although Skimming Losses rise – (For release to the media on 9th April 2015)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 1-2015 – (For release to the media on 24th March 2015)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 3-2014 – (For release to the media on 25th November 2014)


ATM Malware reaches Western Europe – (For release to the media on 14th October 2014)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 2-2014 – (For release to the media on 4th July 2014)


Card skimming at European ATMs reaches six year low (For release to the Media on 9th April 2014)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 1-2014 – (For release to the Media on 25th March 2014)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 3-2013 – (For release to the Media on 19th November 2013)


ATM explosive attacks and low tech fraud incidents increase in Europe – (For release to the Media on 14th October 2013)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 2-2013 – (For release to the Media on 25th July 2013)


European ATM fraudsters shift to lower tech attacks – (For release to the Media on 15th April 2013)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 1-2013 – (For release to the Media on 19th March 2013)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 3-2012 – (For release to the Media on 19th November 2012)


EAST creates new membership category – (For release to the Media on 29th October 2012)


ATM related skimming losses rise again – mainly outside Europe (For release to the Media on 9th October 2012)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 2-2012 – (For release to Media on 23rd July 2012)


European ATM fraud attacks up 63% due to cash trapping – (For release to media on 10th April 2012)


EAST presents at 2012 Qatar Finance Information Security and Risk Conference (For release to media on 24 March 2012)


EAST gains representation from the Ukraine (For release to media on 15 March 2012)


EAST publishes European Fraud Update 1-2012 (For release to Media on 13th March 2012)


15/11/2011 EDINBURGH:  EAST Publishes European Fraud Update 3-2011


18/10/2011 EDINBURGH:  Cash trapping drives 69% increase in European ATM fraud attacks


15/08/2011 EDINBURGH:  EAST gains representation from Romania


19/07/2011    EDINBURGH:   EAST Publishes European Fraud Update 2-2011


12/04/2011   EDINBURGH:  European ATM Fraud losses drop again – down 14%


09/03/2011    EDINBURGH:   EAST Publishes European Fraud Update 1-2011


31/01/2011    EDINBURGH:   EAST gains Canadian representation


14/01/2011    EDINBURGH:   EAST gains representation from the Czech Republic


18/11/2010    EDINBURGH:   EAST Publishes European Fraud Update 3-2010


13/10/2010    EDINBURGH:   Skimming attacks at European ATMs rise 24%, although related losses fall 8%


23/09/2010    EDINBURGH   Criminal video shows how cardholders can protect their PIN at ATMs


19/07/2010    EDINBURGH:   EAST Publishes European Fraud Update


08/04/2010    EDINBURGH:   European fraud losses down 36%


16/03/2010    EDINBURGH:   EAST gains Russian representation


05/03/2010    EDINBURGH:   EAST Publishes European ATM Fraud Update


09/04/2009    EDINBURGH:   European ATM Fraud Attacks Up 149%.


29/04/2008    EDINBURGH:    Losses from card skimming increase significantly, despite a drop in incidents recorded.


01/11/2007    EDINBURGH:    Domestic ATM Fraud Losses Down 55% in Europe thanks to EMV Chip Cards, but attacks on ATMs up 60%.


23/03/2007    EDINBURGH:    EAST Publishes European ATM Crime Statistics.


06/03/2006    PERTH:            EAST Publishes European ATM Crime Statistics.


29/12/2004    PERTH:            EAST Publishes New European ATM Crime Statistics.

 

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