Thieves can place a device called a ‘skimmer’ to read the credit card data when customers swipe their card to buy gas. Proposed legislation would require more rigorous security measures at gas pumps to prevent it.
Thieves can place a device called a ‘skimmer’ to read the credit card data when customers swipe their card to buy gas. Proposed legislation would require more rigorous security measures at gas pumps to prevent it. Gerald Herbert AP
Thieves can place a device called a ‘skimmer’ to read the credit card data when customers swipe their card to buy gas. Proposed legislation would require more rigorous security measures at gas pumps to prevent it. Gerald Herbert AP

Proposal aims to deter, punish identity thieves using gas pump ‘skimmers’

November 25, 2015 02:44 PM

UPDATED November 25, 2015 05:25 PM

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