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March 12th, 2010

Fingerprinting Computer Chips

Abstract:
Verayo is harnessing unique manufacturing flaws to make RFID tags that are impossible to copy.

A company that relies on atomic-level flaws in computer chips to tell one chip from another says that its circuits could help fight counterfeiting in anything from passports to handbags. Verayo, an MIT spinoff based in San Jose, CA, says the ID tags should be more secure and relatively cheap to make.

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