[LINK] 'Safest ever' passport is not fit for purpose

Andy Farkas chuzzwassa at gmail.com
Mon Mar 12 07:48:52 AEDT 2007


"In just four hours, the Mail hacked into a new biometric passport and
stole the details a people trafficker or illegal migrant would need to
set up a life in Britain."

"By the end of the afternoon, we had stolen enough information from
the passport's electronic chip - including the woman's photograph - to
be able to clone an identical document if we had wished."


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