Chip & PIN relay attacks – Man in the middle style

Saar Drimer and Steven Murdoch, members of Security Research Team of University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory have introduced their detailed analysis entitled “Chip & PIN (EMV) relay attacks”.

Link to the very interesting blog posting is here. Picture of the credit card, ‘fake terminal’ and their device included.

These researchers are the guys behind the Chip & PIN terminal playing Tetris too, YouTube video (49secs) here.