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Re: THC releases video and tool to create fake ePassports
From: "Ed Carp" <erc () pobox com>
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2008 23:38:20 -0700

On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 11:19 PM, Tonnerre Lombard
<tonnerre.lombard () sygroup ch> wrote:

Salut, Ed,

On Tue, 30 Sep 2008 16:17:55 -0700, Ed Carp wrote:
And obvious (and interesting) use would be to generate an ePassport
that would flag the bearer as having diplomatic immunity.

As you may or may not have noticed, the bearers of diplomatic immunity
in most countries do not get epassports "for security reasons".

Yes, but do the folks at the border know this? ;)  A false diplomatic
ePassport might get one out of a foreign country before it is
discovered it is a fake - and I'd rather spend time in an American
jail for a false diplomatic passport than in just about any other
country for anything else!

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