Secure or not, RFID tag adoption is in the cards

Monday, 20 February 2006, 5:21 PM EST

Industry and government are driving toward broader adoption of smart cards, even as cryptographers continue to find and fix weaknesses in the underlying RFID chips and hashing algorithms. The moves are characteristic of the pendulum rhythm of measures and countermeasures in a security industry where safety is always relative.

At Security Pipeline.

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