Sunday, June 2, 2013

30 million 'wi-fi' credit cards can be plundered by cyber identity thieves exploiting contactless payment technology

Millions of debit and credit card holders are at risk of having their personal data mined by thieves exploiting a loophole in the 'contactless' payment technology. Card numbers and personal details can be read almost instantly by a remote device such as a mobile phone, according to cyber-crime experts.