In message <[log in to unmask]>, at 09:09:23 on Fri, 17 Dec
2004, [log in to unmask] writes
>Just a personal warning for you all as you do your Christmas shopping.
>I am aware of at least one supermarket where the CCTV cameras placed above
>the tills (initially for recording operators' activities) can easily capture
>your PIN as you type it in to the keypad.
>I would advise you shade the keypad with your spare hand (Captain Hook may
>have a problem here) as you enter the PIN.
I detached the PIN pad from its mounting in Boots this morning, and the
assistant snatched it back. APACS advice is where possible to detach the
PIN pad and enter your PIN with it shielded by your body, or otherwise,
from any prying eyes. Quite a performance every time you want to buy
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