Tag Archive: personal information

Jul 13 2006

RFID ePassports Ready

(This was a fake situation used to prove a point) For more information e-Passports: Ready or not here they come epassports, hackers, identity, identity management, passports, personal information, rfid, social security number, ssn, technology

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Mar 16 2006

RFID Viruses

Researchers at the Amsterdam’s Free University created a radio frequency identity (RFID) chip infected with a virus to prove that RFID systems are vulnerable despite the extremely low memory capacity on the cheap chips. They are going to adding RFID tags to US Passports, which contain all of our personal private information, and these RFID tags have the chance at being infected with viruses that can publish the so called “private” information to the web or to someone.

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