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Sberbank did not impose limitations on the acceptance of bills in the ATMs, despite the warning about the massive injection of fake five thousandth of banknotes in the machines, reports TASS with reference to the press service of the credit institution.
“The device is designed to receive cash, updated in a timely manner in accordance with the requirements of the Bank of Russia. No mass restrictions on cash the Bank is not introduced”, — said in the Bank.
Sberbank assured that the perpetrators actions did not affect customers.
Earlier on 4 September, the largest manufacturer of ATMs NCR has warned Russian banks about the massive stuffing of counterfeit five-thousandth banknotes. The problem only affected older devices not equipped with the necessary protective mechanisms.
After that, many banks have temporarily suspended reception of five-thousandth banknotes. Some of them are planning to soon bring the ATMs of the old models of exploitation.
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