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September 6, 2016

How do contactless smart cards work ?

Contactless smart cards system are closely related to contact smart card systems. Like contact smart card systems, information is stored on a chip embedded within the contactless smart card. However, unlike the contact smart card, the power supplied to the card as well as the data exchanged between the card and the reader are achieved without […]

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September 6, 2016

The Security Capabilities Of Contactless Smart Card Technology

Devices using contactless smart card technology use RFID technology, but, by design, operate at a short range (less than 4 inches) and can support the equivalent security capabilities of a contact smart card chip (see below). Contactless smart cards, devices and readers conform to international standards, ISO/IEC 14443 and ISO/IEC 7816, and can implement a variety […]

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