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RFID Implementation and Security Issues

  • Young B. Choi
  • Tae Hwan Oh
  • Rajath Chouta
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 200)

Abstract

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is a technology that uses electronic tags to store data which in turn can be accessed in real time wirelessly. There is great potential for RFID technology in our society. RFID tags can be used for supply chain management, inventory systems, animal tracking, instant payments or even human implantation. Standards in the RFID industry are examined with an emphasis place on global standardizing bodies. With the growing use of RFID devices in supply chain management and global shipping, several shipping standards including EPC and ASN are examined. Security has become a major concern with several threats to RFID technology recently exposed. Several solutions are presented for firms wishing to implement RFID technology and minimize the risk to sensitive information and company systems.

Keywords

Radio Frequency Identification Security Issues RFID Security Issues RFID problems 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Young B. Choi
    • 1
  • Tae Hwan Oh
    • 2
  • Rajath Chouta
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Natural Science, Mathematics and Technology, School of Undergraduate Studies, RH 464Regent UniversityVirginia Beach
  2. 2.Department of Networking, Security and Systems Administration, Golisano College of Computing and Information SciencesRochester Institute of TechnologyRochester

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