Katherine Albrecht, the world's leading RFID privacy expert and co-author of the book Spychips - How Major Corporations and Government Plan to Track Your Every Move with RFID writes:
Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tommy Thompson is considering a run for president in 2008…
As head of Health of Health and Human .... [Click here to read the rest of this post]
New RFID passports are supposed to make identity theft more difficult and to make it easier to spot fake passports like the ones used by the perpetrators of the 9/11 attacks.
First, making the data remotely secretly readable without every possessing or otherwise .... [Click here to read the rest of this post]Tags: Cellphone, Cellphones, Passports, Physical Security, Physical Security, RFID, UK
The Center For Democracy and Technology recently said in their newsletter:
Our most fundamental right as American citizens is being denied in Maryland. I went to the polls to vote today and explained that I wanted to vote, but would only use a paper ballot. While the check-in people suggested a "provisional ballot", the supervisor nixed that and showed me this nice large sign.
Why did I insist on a paper .... [Click here to read the rest of this post]Tags: Diebold, Elections, Evoting, Maryland