International Journal of Computer Science and Information Technologies
In today's technical world, the safety techniques are being attacked as the authors usually pay the money by using credit card, debit card. Although card skimming techniques are becoming increasingly sophisticated. In this paper, they discuss about skimming the act of using a skimmer to illegally collect data from the magnetic stripe of a credit, debit or ATM card. This information, copied onto another blank card's magnetic stripe, is then used by an identity thief to make purchases or withdraw cash in the name of the actual account holder.