Flaw exploited in RFID-enabled passports

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 11:02 pm

Security researchers have released proof-of-contact code that they say enables an attacker to read the passport number, date of birth, and passport expiration date from passports with RFID tags enabled.

Researcher Adam Laurie, known for his proof-of-concept attacks on Bluetooth-enabled devices, reported the new code on the Bugtraq mailing list Friday afternoon.

Source: News.com


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