Only Six Seconds For Hackers To Guess Your Credit Card Number!

Researchers from Newcastle University who were able to circumvent all security features meant to protect online payments from fraud just warned about hacking credit cards!


A bank credit card fail found neither the network nor the banks were able to detect attackers making multiple, invalid attempts to get payment card data. Hackers are able to get verify all the necessary security data by generating different variations of the cards security data and firing it at multiple websites. Researchers called a frighteningly easy if you have a laptop and an internet connection.

"This allows unlimited guesses on each card data field, using up to the allowed number of attempts - typically 10 or 20 guesses - on each website," he said so unlimited guesses can be made by accessing over many websites Since the current online system does not detect invalid payment requests from different websites especially Visa cards!

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