Banknotes Misproduction security & biometric weakness

Risk: Medium
Local: No
Remote: Yes

Document Title: =============== Banknotes Misproduction security & biometric weakness References: =========== Download: Vulnerability Magazine: Video: Other Reference(s): Release Date: ============= 2018-01-29 Vulnerability Laboratory ID (VL-ID): ==================================== 2105 Common Vulnerability Scoring System: ==================================== 6 Vulnerability Class: ==================== Insecure Configuration Management Current Estimated Price: ======================== 10.000€ - 25.000€ Vulnerability Disclosure Timeline: ================================== 2018-01-29: Public Disclosure (Vulnerability Laboratory) Discovery Status: ================= Published Exploitation Technique: ======================= Bulletins Severity Level: =============== High Technical Details & Description: ================================ In the last months we reviewed the new 20€ & 50€ Banknotes of the European Central Bank. One of our core team researchers identified that for the security sign of the holograms are different components in usage. The security signs are build by the European Central Bank with several high profile elements in the signs to ensure, that the banknotes has a serious level of protection again fraud or fake money. After processing some time to identify an impact, we were finally able to identify the following security problematic ... Credits & Authors: ================== Benjamin Kunz Mejri - Vulnerability-Lab Core Team - Contact: [] Cooperation: Forum für Cyber Sicherheit e.V. - Deutschland Disclaimer & Information: ========================= The information provided in this advisory is provided as it is without any warranty. Vulnerability Lab disclaims all warranties, either expressed or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and capability for a particular purpose. Vulnerability-Lab or its suppliers are not liable in any case of damage, including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential loss of business profits or special damages, even if Vulnerability Labs or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability mainly for incidental or consequential damages so the foregoing limitation may not apply. We do not approve or encourage anybody to break any licenses, policies, deface websites, hack into databases or trade with stolen data. We have no need for criminal activities or membership requests. We do not publish advisories or vulnerabilities of religious-, militant- and racist- hacker/analyst/researcher groups or individuals. We do not publish trade researcher mails, phone numbers, conversations or anything else to journalists, investigative authorities or private individuals. Domains: - - Programs: - - Feeds: - - Social: - - Any modified copy or reproduction, including partially usages, of this file, resources or information requires authorization from Vulnerability Laboratory. Permission to electronically redistribute this alert in its unmodified form is granted. All other rights, including the use of other media, are reserved by Vulnerability Lab Research Team or its suppliers. All pictures, texts, advisories, source code, videos and other information on this website is trademark of vulnerability-lab team & the specific authors or managers. To record, list, modify, use or edit our material contact (admin@) to get an ask permission. Copyright © 2018 | Vulnerability Laboratory - [Evolution Security GmbH]™


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