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schliz writes: An investigation by the Times has shown that the supposedly secure electronic passports used by the UK government can be cracked and cloned in minutes. The passports use a radio frequency chip and antenna to send out the holder's ID and biometric details when questioned by a reader.
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UK electronic passports cloned within minutes

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