Your Boarding Pass Could Be Giving Away Personal Information
The bar codes on some boarding passes contain a surprising amount of personal data. So you probably shouldn't post pictures of them online.By Ben Lawson | October 9, 2015
Even though you might be excited to brag about your awesome vacation plans, that selfie with your boarding pass could give hackers access to your personal data.
It turns out scanning the bar codes on boarding passes can allow people access to a surprising amount of information, depending on the airline.