TITLE

EASY STREET

AUTHOR(S)
Michels, Patrick
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Government Technology;Apr2008, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of Enhanced Driver License (EDL) by Washington residents to cross the Canadian border. Kelly Klundt of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection cited that its security features include the inks and the holograms. Applicants for EDL are said to be required to provide scanned and authenticated proof of identity and citizenship documents. Digimarc Corp. used the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) technical specifications for the proper frequency and wattage to program into the radio-frequency identification (RFID) tag.
ACCESSION #
31603276

 

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