RFID chips to travel in U.S. passports

Wednesday, 26 October 2005, 5:41 PM EST

U.S. passports issued after October 2006 will contain embedded radio frequency identification chips that carry the holder's personal data and digital photo. Terrorism and ID theft fears drive most consumer objections.

By Laurie Sullivan at InformationWeek.

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