Although it's no secret that RFID is easily hacked (see: train passes, passports, credit cards, one billion other cards, etc.) it's still not necessarily common knowledge, and it sounds like the major ...
RFID chips are super cool because those little buggers can beam things wirelessly. The guys at Mythbusters totally thought so too and wanted to make an episode about how trackable and hackable RFID ...
The Mythbusters love getting to the bottom of a myth, but sometimes the protectors of the myth hold the bigger stick. The crew was all set to air a show about how hackable and trackable RFID chips ...
This post was updated at 1:50 p.m. PDT to correct the spelling of Tory Belleci's name. MythBusters co-host Adam Savage is stepping back from public comments suggesting that legal counsel from several ...
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The feature topic of this week's Risky Business is BGP insecurity. There's been some renewed hysteria around BGP and we'll be getting to the bottom of it with Danny McPherson, Arbor Networks' Chief ...
THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL has axed an episode of its popular show Mythbusters which revealed how easy it was to stuff up Radio Frequency Indentification (RFID) technology after a call from the nice people ...
The story began on July 20, when MythBusters' co-host Adam Savage told 3,000 hackers at The Last Hope, a New York hacker conference, that the programme would not be tackling RFID (radio-frequency ...
Update (Wednesday, 10:58 a.m.): This story now has a link to a new post on this with a statement from MythBusters co-host Adam Savage. One of the great things about the Discovery Channel show, ...
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Fresh from their success at Nvision, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman – better known as the Mythbusters – have found themselves in the middle of a global conspiracy conducted by major credit-card ...
It's no secret that RFID isn't the most secure thing in the world, so we mostly took Adam Savage's story about Discovery telling the Mythbusters to back off an episode exposing the tech's flaws after ...
The Handmaid's Tale or Man-made Fail? Exposed DB of 'BreedReady' women probably not as bad as it sounds The co-host of popular science television show Mythbusters has backtracked on claims that the ...
Profs prep promising privacy-protecting proxy program... Yes, it is possible to build client-server code that safeguards personal info Update: Since we published this story MythBusters host Adam ...