How secure are your debit and credit cards?
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How secure are your debit and credit cards?

You might imagine sophisticated software is the way criminals get hold of our credit card details - but according to a team at Newcastle University simple guesswork can reveal those details within a few seconds.

Mohammed Aamir Ali is a PhD student at the university's School of Computing Science. He told the Today programme it is "possible for an experienced hacker to bypass all the card company's security controls" online.

  • 02 Dec 2016
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