Boing Boing TV has a great video on how to hack a RFID credit card for a mere $8. I’ve said it more than once that I don’t trust it yet. This is why. You just removed the best security feature on the card (the ability to keep it and it’s information out of view).
As a commenter noted, the Nokia 6131 NFC includes the following from their tech specs:
- Explore mobile weather and news by touching your phone to radio frequency identification (RFID) tags
That’s right, a built in RFID reader. Just needs software for this particular task. I’m sure that won’t take too long.