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Filed under 'rfid'

August 11, 2008

Anatomy of a Subway Hack

The presentation on hacking the MBTA which was pulled from Defcon due to a court order… but not before the slide deck had been distributed.

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January 31, 2008

ThinkGeek :: 8-Bit Dynamic Life Shirt

“Proximity Based Geek Lovin’” Amazing! Might get these for me & Joy for valentines day.

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January 18, 2007

sniflabsinc. home

Social networking for dogs, using RFID collar tags to track “friends”.

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November 16, 2006

Cracked it! | Special reports | Guardian Unlimited

FFS. Detailed explanation of the how’s and why’s of reading/cloning a UK RFID-chipped passport — which don’t even have the tinfoil protective cover that US passports will. “‘This doesn’t matter,’ says a Home Office spokesman.”

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October 28, 2006

[Full-disclosure] RFID enabled e-passport skimming proof of concept code released (RFIDIOt)

“This program will exchange crypto keys with the [RFID-chipped] passport and read and display the contents therein, including the facial image and the personal data printed in the passport.”

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August 13, 2006

US to launch RFID passports on Monday

Joy’s new passport arrived yesterday (Yes, for our international travel on Friday. We Begbies are noted for our inability to have our passports ready far in advance of travel). Luckily, this means she’s avoiding the RFID nightmare for ten years.

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About This Site

This is an archive of groovmother.com, the old blog run by Rod Begbie — A Scottish geek who lives in San Francisco, CA.

I'm the co-founder of Sōsh, your handy-dandy guide for things to do in San Francisco this weekend.