Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday August 26, 2012

Hotel Keycard Firm Issues Fixes to Keycard Locks

When do the good guys start wearing black hats? We reported last month about the hotel’s keycard system being hacked by a member of the Black Hat security conference. Well, it seems the lockmaker Onity felt bad about their security being breached in just a matter of seconds by a $50 buck hack and provided a fix.

The entry-level (free) fix involves supplying a physical plug that blocks access to the portable programmer port of potentially vulnerable HT series locks.