Laws needed to protect personal data on RFID chips

Thursday, 28 June 2007, 12:02 AM EST

The U.S. government is already venturing into risky territory by embedding RFID chips in passports. This allows easy scanning of information, but it also could reveal personal data on U.S. citizens to unfriendly eyes. California has an opportunity to set some standards before the technology is widely used by state and local governments.

At TechNewsWorld.

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