Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Security

Smart Cards Vulnerable to Photo-Flash Attacks? 217 217

belphegor writes "Researchers at the University of Cambridge have found a way to use a camera flash and microscope to extract data from smart cards. " Notable because its apparently relatively simple to do and really throws a monkey wrench into a variety of businesses that use smart cards to store important data.
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Smart Cards Vulnerable to Photo-Flash Attacks?

Comments Filter:

Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage. -- Lazarus Long

Working...