Monday, April 8, 2019

Electronically exposed breasts

from here

It seems RFID tags in breast implants (and other medical implants) have become fairly mainstream, but while we protect RFID-enabled cards and passports with RFID-blocking technology we don't seem to as interested as controlling the access to data from RFID implants. Surely broadcasting a unique identifier that's useful for tracking purposes has some kind of privacy implication.