RFID tags are subject to viruses, says study

Thursday, 16 March 2006, 12:41 AM EST

Three computer science researchers are warning that viruses embedded in radio tags used to identify and track goods are right around the corner, a danger so far overlooked by the industry's high interest in the technology.

No RFID viruses have been released live of now, according to the researchers at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

At InfoWorld.

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