About - Smartcard & Identity News

Smart Card News is an independent International subscription newsletter launched in 1992. The newsletter is considered, by the industry, to be the definitive source for information on all aspects of the Smart Card industry. The highly successful daily on-line news service was launched in 1999 and is free to subscribers to the newsletter. Smart Card News covers all the latest industry news on the new technological advances, security, new products, product launches, contracts won and lost, personnel changes, with opinion pieces and technical tutorials from the industry's leading experts.

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18/07/2018 Headlines

Car Key Fob Hacks Could Become the Latest Theft Tool for Cyber-Savvy Car Thieves

A family in Ocean County, Maryland fell victim to a new type of automobile theft; a key fob signal hack that allowed thieves to unlock their $50,000 Chevy Subur.....Read More

1 Million Computers Hacked to Mine $2 Million-Worth of Cryptos

Cryptocurrency mining malware that infected over a million computers in China reportedly earned its creators more than $2 million over two years.

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"Red Alert" Warning on US Cyber-Attacks, Now at "Critical Point"

Dan Coats addressed the Hudson Institute last Friday, commenting: "Today, the digital infrastructure that serves this country is literally under attack." He com.....Read More

The Separation of Ripple and XRP

Contrary to perception, Ripple and XRP are two different and totally independent entities. However, most people, for the longest time have used 'Ripple' to refe.....Read More

Hacking Campaign Targets iPhone Users with Data-stealing, Location-Tracking Malware

Campaign delivers fake versions of WhatsApp and Telegram to victims - and those behind it have tried to make it look like a Russian attack when it isn't.

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Ticketmaster Falls Victim to Worldwide Digital Card Skimming Attack

At the end of June, online ticket company Ticketmaster confirmed that Inbenta, a third-party website supplier, suffered a security incident. However, researcher.....Read More


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