RFID chip implanted into man gets computer virus!

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  1. Bigcountry02

    Bigcountry02 Coffee! If your not shaking, you need another cup Supporter

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    The video is from BBC. A researcher actually has an implanted chip under his skin for his work environment. It is not just the chip; but, what can happen to the chip if gets a computer virus.

    What the video.

    BBC News - RFID chip implanted into man gets computer virus

    Researchers have found that implanted identity chips can pick up computer viruses.

    Reading University’s Mark Gasson conducted an experiment to show how radio frequency identity (RFID) chips could become electronically infected.

    He explained to Rory Cellan-Jones the risks involved with the new technology including its effects on medical implants such as pacemakers.
     
  2. cpttango30

    cpttango30 New Member

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    If you believe that with a dalek sitting in the shot. You are dumber than I thought.

    RFID chips are passive they don't do anything that idiot said they do. They simply store a small bit of information like a number and when they are scanned IE hit with radio frequency it returns with the number. They do not calculate anything nor do they act like mini computers. So they can't get a virus a virus code is much to large to reside on them.
     

  3. robocop10mm

    robocop10mm Lifetime Supporting Member Lifetime Supporter

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    But, Alex Jones said there is a secret government program to implant such chips in all new born babies (before the cord is tied off so you will not detect an incision) and others when they get surgery.:rolleyes:
     
  4. Gojubrian

    Gojubrian New Member

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    Ya See!!! :D

    Big C, come one man. The REAL news is important, this stuff isn't.
     
  5. user4

    user4 New Member

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    BBC was your first clue