It's frequently stated that EMV cards cannot be cloned. I'd like to know, specially with commodity smart card readers/ writers, why is this true? What specific data cannot be read using commodity ...
I have seen advertised several times now products that claim to "protect" contactless payment cards (e.g. special sleeves, wallets). What exactly do these products protect against? Is it just ...
I'd like to use a chip and pin credit card for authentication, that is to register a card into a system and then use it to log in (for demo/entertainment purposes only so bulletproof security isn't ...
EMV(Chip) Cards - What's the point of having the chip card communicating directly to the authorising server? & Clarification of CDA in EMV
Ok I understand from my research that the Chip Card creates an AC Key(MasterKey+AccNumber) to communicate with the authorizing server securely (3DES key to have encrypted communication) but I don't ...
What are the problems that Chip card technology solve? and what are the problems EMV solve? Are the separate things?
What are the problems that Chip card technology solve? and what are the problems EMV solve? I understand that EMV is a standard where as chip card is a technology, It's pretty hard to tell them ...