Can RFID Invade Your Privacy?


As long as RFID tags were kept in the warehouse or distribution center, the public had no immediate need for concern. They were out of sight and out of mind, or underpants. RFID tags and their readers help identify with greater detail, and from a distance, thousands of pallets and cartons. Their use in warehousing is, as such, a no brainer.

They're no longer confined to the warehouse. They've broken out and are now making their appearances as far afield as groceries and appliance stores, even passports. Can RFID Invade Your Privacy? - Forbes.com

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 8th December 2006 11:48PM