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The United States has outsourced the manufacturing of its electronic passports to overseas companies — including one in Thailand that was victimized by Chinese espionage — raising concerns that cost savings are being put ahead of national security, an investigation by The Washington Times has found.
Originally posted by DimensionalDetective
Is it just me, or does anyone else see how incredibly stupid and careless this is? ...
Unisys Corp. has won a task order worth as much as $62.2 million over five years from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency to deploy readers and other technologies to support the use of radio frequency identification tags on new identification cards at the U.S. borders.