Do no harm: The use of RFID tags in a medical environment
Faculty of Computing, Health and Science
School of Computer and Information Science / Centre for Security Research
With the increasing usage of RFID systems and their potential in a range of common applications especially medical related fields, it is important to investigate the weaknesses of the technology and the potential risks that accompany them. The discussion outlines possible attacks against confidentiality, integrity and availability and speculates how such attacks would effect medical installations.