I do not doubt that supporters of smartgun technology wish to reduce gun accidents and violence. That’s a goal in which I firmly believe. But is smartgun technology really ready for prime time? Or do these guns introduce vulnerabilities that could create new, serious safety issues for gun owners and non-owners alike?
My discussion centers on the area in which I have expertise – the computer-related risks of the “smart technology” used in the weapons, and the human risks that they create; I will leave to others the seemingly never-ending debate over gun control laws.
Why You Should Be Concerned About The New 'Smart Guns' (Whether You Love Or Hate Guns) - Forbes (external - login to view)