Paypass vulnerabilities presented at Hacktivity 2012

by Balzs Bucsay,

Tags: Security

Summary : The MasterCard have been issuing credit/debit cards since 2003 with
PayPass technology. This is the new generation of these cards. This
technology is a new one here in Hungary, even though they had knew about
this technology has some vulnerabilities, they chose the easier and
faster way to release the cards. The content of these cards are easily
reachable and readable from a reasonable distance without any
authentication or authorization for everybody who has a proper device.
The presentation will tell about the PayPass in deep technological
details, but even a usual customer going to have a picture about the
PayPass own security.