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Finger print ATMs launched

12 July 2013, 16:24

Nairobi - Withdrawing cash from the Automated Teller Machine (ATM) has gone digital following the introduction of ATM machines with a biometric fingerprint scanner.

According to Business Daily, the fingerprint scanner, will be used alongside the traditional PIN system, in a bid to curb the menace of ATM fraudsters and scammers.

A new line of ATM machines, launched last week, in Nairobi, by Diebold, an American tech company, and Kenyan IT solutions firm Tracom Services incorporates the biometric function alongside a raft of other security features to help banks and their customers fight fraudsters.

- For more visit Business Daily

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