Drop

Standard key fob, inscribable, different technologies combinable.

HDP 8500 FARGO / HID

Industrial high-volume card production with re-transfer technology

OMNIKEY® 5321

Dual interface desktop reader from HID Global.

PROTOS

High performance chip card operating system for security critical applications.

OMNIKEY® 5321 CR

USB reader for the use in hospitals and clean room environment.

Smartcard Security General Consideration

Thu, 10/25/2012 - 11:25 -- united-access

There is nothing like security. Security is just another word for the budget of the attacker.
This general statement also applies to smart cards.
Common Criteria, ITSEC, FIPS … no guarantee to withstand a professional hacking attempt.
By the way: a security evaluation typically does not reveal software bugs in the operating system!