The Real RFID Security Issue

Are RFID systems secure? This is a good question and one that should be asked before your company jumps on the RFID bandwagon.

...Viruses entering an RFID system would indeed be a massive problem. Tracking down and eradicating viruses in e-mail systems is an ongoing and costly battle for IT administrators the world over.

But e-mail systems dealing with thousands (and even at big companies, tens of thousands) of messages a day are still small systems compared to the millions of inputs that an RFID system tracking every product in a company's inventory would generate as those products move along the supply chain. The Real RFID Security Issue

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 23rd March 2006 12:10AM