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Security and Privacy for Emerging Areas in Communications Networks, International Conference on (2005)
Athens, Greece
Sept. 5, 2005 to Sept. 9, 2005
ISBN: 0-7695-2369-2
pp: 74-88
Ari Juels , RSA Laboratories
David Molnar , UC-Berkeley
David Wagner , UC-Berkeley
ABSTRACT
Within the next year, travelers from dozens of nations may be carrying a new form of passport in response to a mandate by the United States government. The e-passport, as it is sometimes called, represents a bold initiative in the deployment of two new technologies: Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) and biometrics. Important in their own right, e-passports are also the harbinger of a wave of next-generation ID cards: several national governments plan to deploy identity cards integrating RFID and biometrics for domestic use. We explore the privacy and security implications of this impending worldwide experiment in next-generation authentication technology. We describe privacy and security issues that apply to e-passports, then analyze these issues in the context of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standard for e-passports.
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D. Wagner, D. Molnar and A. Juels, "Security and Privacy Issues in E-passports," Security and Privacy for Emerging Areas in Communications Networks, International Conference on(SECURECOMM), Athens, Greece, 2005, pp. 74-88.
doi:10.1109/SECURECOMM.2005.59
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