Threat Category: USIM / SIM / UICC security
Threat Description: Probe Stations allows tiny probe needles to be positioned on arbitrary wires on a naked chip to create new channels to the outside world. All data exchange between the between the CPU and the memories can be tapped and it is possible to retrieve full running program code and program data including keys.
A Review of Smartcard Security Issues 1
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