Sunday, May 31, 2009

Enhanced driver's licenses go live at border crossings on Monday

Thursday, May 28, 2009

State bill would turn RFID researchers into felons If white hats are outlawed

MTA: MetroCards Will Be Replaced By No-Swipe Smart Cards

Ghana to Issue Biometric Passport Next Year

Friday, May 22, 2009

Croatia To Propose Biometric Passports

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Pilots refuse to take part in national identity card trials

RFID tagging: Chips with everything

Building an ‘internet of things’ could be the next crucial step in the march towards a truly digital age.

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Security, Privacy Issues Abound With Enhanced Driver's Licence: Critics

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Swiss voters narrowly accept biometric passport

Read how 49.9% of Swiss voted against biometric passports due to security concerns -

EC calls for privacy protections

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European Commission lays down the law on RFIDs

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Friday, May 15, 2009

RFID card easily hacked (YouTube Video)

Watch this video demonstration. Chris Paget clones an RFID card for InfoWorld.

RFID: Frequently Asked Questions

RSA researcher Ari Juels: RFID tags may be easily hacked

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Friday, May 08, 2009

Does RFID present privacy risks?

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Enhanced licenses coming amid some fears

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Chipping away at Security: Radio frequency technologies are getting more powerful - and vulnerable to attack

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The RFID Hacking Underground (Wired Article 2006)

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Research Report: Wirelessly Pickpocketing a Mifare Classic Card

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