DNA kits could pose security threat to military members

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(WIVB)–Military members are being urged not to use consumer DNA kits.

A Pentagon memo warns some DNA kit companies have been targeting military personnel with discounts.

The memo says the information collected by private companies exposes “sensitive genetic information to outside parties” and “poses personal and operational risks to service members.”

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