This book provides an overview of smart card technology and explores different security attacks and countermeasures associated with it. It covers the origin of smart cards, types of smart cards, and how they work. It discusses security attacks associated with hardware, software, data and users that are a part of smart card based system along with possible mitigation strategies. It illuminates the role of Blockchain and quantum cryptographic techniques in designing secure smart cards based applications. It details different development tools and communication standards for smart card-based systems and applications, and showcases how to implement various attack mitigation methodologies.
Features and Benefits
1. Smart Cards: Evolution, Statistics, and Forecasts. 2. Types of Smart Cards and How They Work. 3. Hardware Level Security Attacks and Logical Threats in Smart Cards. 4. Data Security in Smart Cards. 5. Remote User Authentication Mechanisms in Smart Card-Based Applications. 6. Smart Card Communication Standards, Applications, and Development Tools. 7. Blockchain Integration and Quantum Smart Cards.