The ABCs of NFC chip security

tl;dr NFC tags are becoming increasingly more common in everyday use cases such as:  Public spaces like museums, art galleries or even retail stores in order to provide additional information about an item or product. Inventory management sites use NFC tags on product packaging to update information on its contents. Industrial facilities can use NFC for sharing … Continue reading The ABCs of NFC chip security

PhanTap (Phantom Tap): Making networks spookier one packet at a time

As a security consultant at NCC Group, sometimes our clients hire us to perform red team engagements. Essentially, the goal is to sneak into one or more of their office locations however possible (think tailgating, social engineering, even delivering delicious pizzas). Once inside, we use this privileged access to conduct nefarious activities, such as looking … Continue reading PhanTap (Phantom Tap): Making networks spookier one packet at a time