27 Dec '14, 1pm

Bitcoin Could Help US Protect Against Rising Card Fraud #bitcoin

Bitcoin Could Help US Protect Against Rising Card Fraud #bitcoin

Most people have no idea how insecure their credit and debit cards are. Scary Fact: A child with an old-style VCR can use it to obtain the information stored on a bank card's magnetic strip . It is that easy to defraud both banks and banking customers. A recent report issued by Trend Micro outlines the problem in graphic detail. Electronic Draft Capture (EDC) machines came into common use in the early 1990s, taking the place of the old slide-mechanism “knuckle busters.” Designed to read the magnetic strips that are common on cards today, from credit cards to driver’s licenses, the first such machines were extremely hard to compromise. But like most technologies, new ones often open doors that were not present when the old ones were designed. In the case of EDC machines, those new technologies were card readers and open internet nodes. The United States is leading the world...

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