RFID virus infections unlikely - for now

Friday, 17 March 2006, 2:19 PM EST

"As we move toward commoditization, if 1,000 companies buy an RFID tracking system and that system has a flaw in it that could be exploited by a virus small enough to fit on an RFID [tag], it is certainly possible that someone might attack those systems," said Ray Wagner, a research vice president at the Gartner Group.

At TechNewsWorld.

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