The New York Times reports that a group of computer researchers from Europe has demonstrated that it is possible to insert a virus into radio frequency identification tags–part of a growing technology in commercial and security applications. In a paper to be presented at an academic computing conference in Italy, the group will demonstrate that it is possible to infect a portion of the memory of a chip. Until now, experts have dismissed the possibility of disseminating a virus by using the tags… (Note: This site requires free registration)