Apple Pay with VISA lets hackers force payments on locked iPhones

Ionut Ilascu reports:

Academic researchers have found a way to make fraudulent payments using Apple Pay from a locked iPhone with a Visa card in the digital wallet with express mode enabled.

The method is akin to a digital version of pickpocketing. It works over the air even if the iPhone is in a bag or in someone’s pocket and there is no transaction limit.

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