KAL is closely monitoring the current fast-moving outbreak of malware known as “WannaCry”. We want to make sure our customers and all of the financial industry are fully aware of the steps they can take to be protected from an attack.
To safeguard your ATM networks against this attack and future, similar attacks, KAL customers should:
- Use the full Kalignite Lockdown
- Follow security best practice and all KAL security recommendations
- Install all software updates
- Use a local firewall
It is important to note that this current attack is not targeted against ATMs.
KAL customers should contact their account managers for additional information and technical details about this attack and its potential impact on their ATM estate.