The GIMP threatens PIN number security

Friday, 26 August 2005, 2:45 PM EST

This must be a first: Linux image manipulation programme the GIMP has been fingered as a possible tool in uncovering people's PIN numbers as sent through the post. It's not all open source gloom, though, Photoshop can also be used to, in certain circumstances, enhance illicitly-obtained printed PIN numbers.

By Lester Haines at The Register.

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