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Security: Your secrets not so safe with RFID-enabled passports

Posted by cascadehush on November 15, 2006

Your secrets not so safe with RFID-enabled passports – Engadget:

Ever since these newfangled RFID e-passports hit the mainstream, understandable concerns have frequently surfaced regarding the security (or lack thereof) involved. The Dutch version has already been cracked, Germans can clone theirs, and Ireland’s doesn’t even have a protective sheath to keep its data safe from unauthorized readers

Well no big surprise here.

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