US public wary of e-passport security

Wednesday, 26 July 2006, 12:10 AM EST

Fueled by inaccurate speculation, a tide of popular concern is rising about the security of the new "e-passports" the United States government will begin issuing to its citizens next month. ABI Research believes that the Department of Homeland Security should speak out to reassure the public about the safety of the contactless technologies at the heart of the electronic travel documents.

At Wireless IQ.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Hospitals advised to stop using vulnerable computerized drug pumps

This is the first time that the US FDA has advised healthcare providers to stop using a medical device because of cybersecurity vulnerabilities.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Tue, Aug 4th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //