Is Your Access Control System a Gateway for Hackers?
With access control systems being prime entry points to hacking IT and OT systems, security professionals need to stress protecting security systems.
By Scott Lindley
President, Farpointe Data
As seen in Security Magazine
Contactless card-based access control systems were developed to better and more easily protect facilities from unauthorized visitors. Of course, then, the bad guys figured out how to capture and use card-based information to fool the system and let the unauthorized in by using skimming, eavesdropping or relay attacks.