Tag: pin

Cheap thermal imagers can steal user PINs 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Metallic keys on PIN pads recommended.
Are passwords becoming passe? 
By Tony Campbell | Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] One step forward, two steps back.
Samsung bites back over Knox security concerns 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Enterprise customers safe, personal users less so.
Credit card companies dump card signatures 
Payment card providers closer to scrapping signatures 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
But ACCC wants to delay by a year.
PIN-stealing vulnerability found in popular PoS terminal 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Researchers swipe card data, install Pong on payment terminals.
AusCERT2012: Fish and chip shops in hacker sights 
By James Hutchinson | May 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Credit card info at risk in point-of-sale compromises.
Wallet thieves have chance at guessing card PINs 
Feb 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
British researchers calculate probabilities.
Wallet thieves have chance at guessing card PINs 
Feb 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
British researchers calculate probabilities.
Analysis: Identifying crypto holes in Eftpos machines 
MXI Security Stealth Key M700 Bio 
By Peter Stephenson | Mar 7, 2011 | Comment Now 
More than just a USB flash drive with a fingerprint reader.
PCI Standards Council updates PIN transaction security requirements 
Researchers warn of chip and PIN flaws 
Biometrics becoming the norm for Aussie banking 
By Charis Palmer | Nov 30, 2009 | Comment Now 
Log into online banking at the blink of an eye.
Britney Spears Twitpic account hacked, fake death posted 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 30, 2009 | Comment Now 
Reports of the death of Britney Spears have been greatly exaggerated -- and caused by hackers.
Security not a driver for PIN enabled credit cards 
By Negar Salek | Jun 5, 2008 | Comment Now 
Opting to use a PIN number for credit card transactions over a signature won’t necessarily improve security nor minimise fraud rates, according to the PEN or PIN project manager.
Fighting fraud with chip & PIN  
By Negar Salek | Mar 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
Chip and PIN credit cards are hitting Australian shores. Negar Salek, demystifies the emerging secure payment technology and its potential benefits.
Researchers warn of chip and Pin flaws 
By Robert Jaques | Feb 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
Researchers at the University of Cambridge have warned that chip and Pin machines are not as secure as the banking industry claims.
Chip and pin vulnerable to relay attack 
By Clement James | Feb 8, 2007 | Comment Now 
Tetris hackers strike again.
Apacs responds to chip and Pin scare 
By Clement James | Jan 9, 2007 | Comment Now 
Banking association investigates warning that consumers could be duped.
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