New 'e-passports' raise security issues

Friday, 20 October 2006, 12:06 AM EST

A new generation of United States passports, equipped with short-range radio tags, are arriving in mailboxes across the country. More than 15 million Americans are expected to apply for and receive the high-tech document in the next year. Within a decade, every U.S. passport will contain an RFID (radio frequency identification) chip.

At CBS.

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