The SCC/ISG has been selected to conduct the counter expertise analysis of the Dutch OV-Chipkaart system on behalf of the Dutch government. It is in response to some
recently published attacks on Mifare Classic smart cards(on which some OV-Chipkaarts are currently based).
The pdf file containing more details can be found on the downloadable resources page.
We are very pleased to announce that Dr. Keith Mayes, director of Information Security Group’s Smart Card Centre, has been awarded a prestigious IET Fellowship. The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) awards fellowships to researchers and industrialist who demonstrate successful leadership and outstanding services in the field of engineering and technology before a panel of IET members.
The Information Security Group (ISG) at Royal Holloway, University of London has been awarded the industry prize of the Best Information Security Team (government) at the SC Professional Awards. More details can be found here