Stealing credit card numbers made easy: cartões de crédito com RFIDs

Quando parecia que as empresas de cartões de crédito já tinham perdido dinheiro suficiente surge a ideia extraordinária de criar cartões com RFIDs, logo legíveis sem contacto:

Electronic Pickpocketing via RFID
http://www.idtheftcenter.org/artman2/publish/headlines/Electronic_Pickpocketing_via_RFID.shtml

breve excerto:
"A new technology that's come out in the last few years might soon make magnetic strips extinct. Several bank cards come with a chip that allow you to pay for purchases by holding your card close enough to a card reader, but "contactless" cards have not caught on as fast as experts thought, because of fears of being electronically pickpocketed."


Alguns sites sobre esses cartões:
http://www.visa.com/visapaywave/
https://www295.americanexpress.com/cards/loyalty.do?page=expresspay