Surveillance

Surveillance is the monitoring of the behavior, activities, or other changing information, usually of people for the purpose of influencing, managing, directing, or protecting. It is sometimes done in a surreptitious manner and it most usually refers to observation of individuals or groups by government organizations. Find surveillance solutions here.

 

Airport biometrics will pose a challenge to CIA in Europe

The introduction of biometrics to enhance border security in the European Union will pose an operational challenge to CIA operatives,…

 

UK law prohibits police from storing foreign criminals’ DNA and fingerprint records

The UK Commissioner for the Retention and Use of Biometric Material has published a new report that reveals that the…

 

Biometric verification software used by colleges to prevent cheating

Two biometric verification products in particular have topped the list of tech solutions that universities should keep an eye on…

 

DHS to delete Internet surveillance records

According to a NextGov report, the U.S. Government is preparing to delete government-wide Internet surveillance records that are over three…

 

Russia to consider bill that calls for mandatory biometric registration of all citizens

MPs from populist Russian nationalist party LDPR have drafted and will soon submit a new bill calling for the mandatory…

 

Hotels near Delhi airport ordered by police to install facial recognition software

Hotels located near India’s Delhi airport have been instructed by local police to install facial recognition software as part of…

 

Advances in image recognition software could increase accuracy of surveillance tools

Two separate research teams working independently of one another have developed artificial intelligence software that is able to not only…

 

INTERPOL World set to debut in April 2015

INTERPOL World is a new industry event aimed at bringing together security key solution providers and security professionals to identify…

 

Herta Security facial recognition technology listed in IFSEC’s Security & Fire Excellence Awards shortlist

IFSEC, the world’s largest annual security event, has announced the finalist list for its Security & Fire Excellence Awards 2014,…

 

Privacy rights group opposing FBI’s biometric database wins court ruling

A privacy rights group concerned about the implications of the FBI’s nationwide biometric database has won a lawsuit against the…

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