Home page logo
/

fulldisclosure logo Full Disclosure mailing list archives

Re: RFID enabled e-passport skimming proof of concept code released (RFIDIOt)
From: Adam Laurie <adam.laurie () thebunker net>
Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2006 16:36:04 +0000

Michael Holstein wrote:

   The Expiry Date of the Passport

Passports are vaild for 10 years (for an adult in the US), and 
expiration is just MM/YYYY .. so that's only 120 possibilities.


Note that here in the UK expiry is YY/MM/DD, so numbers will actually be 
much larger, but in terms of bruteforcing, still pretty small...

cheers,
Adam
-- 
Adam Laurie                         Tel: +44 (0) 1304 814800
The Bunker Secure Hosting Ltd.      Fax: +44 (0) 1304 814899
Ash Radar Station                   http://www.thebunker.net
Marshborough Road
Sandwich                            mailto:adam () thebunker net
Kent
CT13 0PL
UNITED KINGDOM                      PGP key on keyservers

_______________________________________________
Full-Disclosure - We believe in it.
Charter: http://lists.grok.org.uk/full-disclosure-charter.html
Hosted and sponsored by Secunia - http://secunia.com/


  By Date           By Thread  

Current thread:
[ Nmap | Sec Tools | Mailing Lists | Site News | About/Contact | Advertising | Privacy ]