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ATMs (Linux vs Windows)

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Oddly enough the majority of ATM's are all running the easy to hack Windows OS but there are some alternatives.  Not sure why its so difficult to find more alternatives for ATM machines. It's pretty simple, Windows is crap and I wouldn't want something as serious as handling money transactions managed by a virus prone operating system.


 


 


Here are some interesting articles about banks loosing money because of how easy it is to hack a windows anything.


http://geek2live.blogspot.com/2009/08/windows-fails-with-atm-machine.html


 


http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Would-Linux-devices-fare-better-65688.S.5824409911932526595


 


http://techrights.org/2009/10/07/windows-trojan-bank/


 


https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/iitdlug/e7nXyGixNFU


 


http://www.maximumpc.com/article/news/hackers_targeting_windows_xpbased_atm_machines


 


http://www.geek.com/news/atms-infected-with-virus-551684/


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