The features of the MIFARE® DESFire® EV3 IC reflect NXP’s continued commitment to secure, connected and convenient Smart City services. As part of the MIFARE DESFire family, the latest smart card IC brings enhanced performance with a greater operating distance and improved transaction speed compared to its predecessors.
An extensive list of security features give MIFARE DESFire EV3 more ways to protect data and help ensure privacy. The IC hardware and software are certified to Common Criteria EAL 5+, and the IC supports a broad choice of open crypto algorithms based on DES, 2K3DES, 3K3DES, or AES. A new Transaction Timer feature, which can be used to set a maximum time per transaction, helps mitigate man-in-the-middle attacks.