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Breached license plate recognition provider back to work for CBP

Perceptics, the automated license plate reader company that suffered a massive breach of data it had collected under contract to…

 

UNHCR update shows progress toward biometric refugee registration commitment

The UNHCR has expanded its use of biometrics for food distribution to over 100 sites across eight countries, and registered…

 

Moscow public facial recognition system challenged in court

A lawsuit brought by a Moscow resident Alyona Popova is seeking to ban the use of facial recognition in the…

 

Governments urged to consider biometrics regulation, laws and oversight as some investigate

The use of facial recognition, along with other technologies related to weapons and security, are being investigated by the House…

 

Google contractor accused of misleading subjects in biometric data collection project

Google’s new Pixel 4 will come with top notch facial recognition capabilities, yet the tech giant has encountered roadblocks in…

 

Slovenia adheres to EU regulation, will release biometric ID cards in 2021

As of August 2 2021, Slovenia will integrate biometric ID cards, however a number of institutions are concerned that data…

 

Principles for self-sovereign biometrics planned at Internet Identity Workshop

A group of decentralized identity and biometrics stakeholders at the Internet Identity Workshop (IIW) XXIX have agreed on the framework…

 

France to use face biometrics for enrollment into national digital ID program

The French Interior Ministry will deploy facial recognition for enrollment into its national digital identification program dubbed Alicem, making France…

 

Croatian government introduces biometrics bill to support EES interoperability

The government of Croatia has put forward legislation to provide the framework for new biometrics collection processes to ensure border…

 

Regulation and safeguards for facial recognition pondered in France, China, and Jamaica

The local government of Nice, France has been trialling biometric facial recognition software after deploying more than 2,600 CCTV cameras,…

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