Subverting RFID Chips in ID Docs - The Microwave

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here are some tips on how one might accidentally(wink) protect one's privacy with the rise of RFID technology being used in government-mandated identification like passports.
 
 
 
Pop an RFID-chipped passport in the microwave, set it on high and watch it spark. The cooking chamber is full of 2.54 GHz electromagnetic waves, with a wavelength of about 12.4 cm. But remember what your Mom told you about putting metal in the microwav
Subverting RFID Chips in ID Docs - The Microwave
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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