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Biometric Update regularly releases news about privacy. The following list of links is available to help you find biometrics news regarding privacy. Additional topics may be perused by accessing our complete Biometrics Topics list.

 

Researchers warn edge computing’s biometric privacy promise is conditional

Not for the first time, the privacy community is looking at how biometric data can be most effectively and securely…

 

No end seen for parade of biometric privacy court cases as Maine bill advances

Maybe businesses that are collecting biometric data like it is sand on a public beach think privacy lawsuits are just…

 

UK Biometrics and Surveillance Commissioner asks pointed questions of vendors

Biometric surveillance raises a whole series of questions about ethics and public acceptance that go far beyond data protection and…

 

Alternative approaches to mobile device biometrics on the rise

Good news-bad news for Samsung in one of the most-read stories on Biometric Update this week, with an ultrasonic under-display…

 

Italian privacy authority fines Clearview AI €20M, orders biometrics deletion

The Italian privacy guarantor (Garante per la protezione dei dati personali, or GPDP) has fined Clearview AI  €20,000,000 (US$22 million)…

 

Can the world shake off COVID-19 biometric surveillance?

The Thomson Reuters Foundation has collated examples from around the world of instances of pandemic-related biometric surveillance and spoken to civil…

 

Health info and digital ID app in Canada integrates user managed access specification

Digital ID and access control vendor Identos says it has adopted the UMA 2.0 specification for the newly launched Ontario…

 

The validation and development of the QuantumCrypt technology

The purpose of this accreditation is to present a scientific and experimental approach for the validation of the QuantumCrypt technology….

 

ITL’s age estimation certified for UK GDPR

British facial recognition and age verification firm Innovative Technology (ITL) says it is the first technology provider to receive independent UK…

 

U.S. states follow BIPA with biometric data privacy proposals

Florida’s House of Representatives has passed a bill to establish a data privacy bill in the state with a right…

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