Mifare hacks and risk assessments - SecureRF

Mifare hacks and risk assessments

By SecureRF | March 17, 2008 | 3

Contributed by Joanne C. Kelleher

When news initially hit that the Mifare Classic card was hacked by a University of Virginia graduate student Karsten Nohland and two German partners I wasn't going to blog about it. I've covered several other RFID -related technologies which have been hacked. What usually happens is the community...

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Hacking Mifare Transport Cards - Schneier on Security

Hacking Mifare Transport Cards

London's Oyster card has been cracked , and the final details will become public in October. NXP Semiconductors, the Philips spin-off that makes the system, lost a court battle to prevent the researchers from publishing. People might be able to use this information to ride for free, but the sky won't be falling. And the publication of this serious vulnerability...

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Date: 2017-03-08 08:08:46
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Hacking RFID payment smartcards with an Android ...

TrendMicro explained the mechanisms behind the hacking of RFID payment smartcards, explained how to do it with an Android App.

Security experts recently spotted an Android app used to hack the NFC based electronic payment system used in Chile, the " Tarjeta BIP! ". The malicious Android app detected as  ANDROIDOS_STIP.A  was designed to attack  NFC device s and distributed online through...

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Hacking RFID payment cards made possible with Android app

We recently encountered a high-risk Android app detected as ANDROIDOS_STIP.A in Chile. This app, found distributed through forums and blogs, can be used to hack into the user's RFID bus transit card to recharge the credits. What is the mechanism behind this, and what is the security risk of RFID payment cards in general?

Paying via RFID cards is becoming more popular nowadays as more mobile...

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Hacking RFID Payment Cards Made Possible with Android App

We recently encountered a high-risk Android app detected as ANDROIDOS_STIP.A  in Chile. This app, found distributed through forums and blogs, can be used to hack into the user's RFID bus transit card to recharge the credits. What is the mechanism behind this, and what is the security risk of RFID payment cards in general?

Paying via RFID cards is becoming more popular nowadays as more mobile...

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