Contactless bank cards
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Wed Nov 17 15:51:31 GMT 2010
In article <20101117152821.GC2834 at snowy.squish.net>, Jon Ribbens
<jon+ukcrypto at unequivocal.co.uk> writes
>> We clearly live in parallel universes, because I've never seen a
>> merchant do that (other than for a cordless terminal). And I always take
>> a close interest in what's going on with C&P transactions.
>You must indeed truly be living in a parallel dimension if your world
>does not contain stand-alone PDQ machines.
What do you mean by "stand-alone"? I covered the cordless terminals.
>Plus I guess you've never been to a restaurant.
I've not seen a cordless terminal outside of a restaurant (or pub etc).
Wouldn't a shopkeeper rubbing one against random strangers' inside
pockets look a bit strange? (Assuming they have a paywave enabled one).
Ah, that's a cordless terminal.
I'm sure there are some vulnerabilities somewhere, but could we please
concentrate on feasible scenarios?
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