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Biometric Update regularly authors news about data privacy. The following list of links is available to assist you with finding biometrics news related to data privacy. Additional tags may be perused by reviewing our entire Biometrics Topics list.

 

FTC vet handicaps the agency’s role in biometric data privacy rulemaking

National data privacy policies are coming to the United States, according to a regulation insider, but do not expect to…

 

Proposed US privacy protections make it out of subcommittee, but the future’s dim

Muted concern about a privacy rights bill being debated in the U.S. House of Representatives did not prevent it this…

 

Somehow unsure your gov’t agency needs ID verification? New tool might convince you

An obscure financial management program for U.S. federal agencies has created a digital tool to convince government officials to use…

 

US law could give nation 50 digital IDs backed by many more databases

Digital ID legislation that could not even get out of committee last year in the U.S. House of Representatives has…

 

Trust Stamp gets US patent notice of allowance for biometric tokenization

Trust Stamp has received a notice of allowance for a U.S. patent on technology for improving the privacy protection of…

 

With long road ahead experts suggest EU AI Act could stifle or enable biometrics adoption

The European Union’s AI Act could dramatically increase the compliance burden on biometrics developers even before their systems reach the…

 

Israeli court rejects call to delete government’s biometric database, leaves room for appeal

Five years after civil society organizations and digital rights advocates asked Israel’s High Court of Justice to cancel a law…

 

Covid changed biometrics’ retail future. Unusual circumstances led media firm to map how much

In an unusual, if not unique, tactic, a global advertising agency repeated a decadal survey about technology trends — not…

 

FTC fires a shot across the bow of anyone wanting to sell personal reproductive data

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission says it will go after any business that illegally monitor or handle information related to…

 

Parties seek clarity in biometric data privacy lawsuits’ scope

A series of court cases over alleged violations of biometric data privacy are gradually increasing clarity on the scope of…

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