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Pentagon Warns Military Mail-In DNA Tests Pose Security Risks: Report
By Katabella Roberts
Posted February 15, 2020

Pentagon concerned about corporate DNA testsThe Pentagon has warned members of the military against using mail-in DNA kits as they may pose a security risk, Yahoo reports. An internal memo, co-signed by the Defense Department’s top intelligence official, was issued Dec. 20 and obtained by the publication.

It warns that the kits are “largely unregulated” and that information collected by private companies could create a potential risk to military members. The Pentagon has warned members of the military against using mail-in DNA kits as they may pose a security risk.

An internal memo, co-signed by the Defense Department’s top intelligence official, was issued Dec. 20 and obtained by the publication. It warns that the kits are “largely unregulated” and that information collected by private companies could create a potential risk to military members. More…