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face recognition: Facial recognition firm Clearview AI probed by UK, Australia for privacy issues – Latest News

Britain’s data watchdog and its Australian counterpart said on Thursday that they launched a joint investigation into the personal information handling practices of facial recognition technology company Clearview AI.The investigation will be conducted by UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC), focussing on…
bubmag
July 10, 2020
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Wrongfully Accused –

On a Thursday afternoon in January, Robert Julian-Borchak Williams was in his office at an automotive supply company when he got a call from the Detroit Police Department telling him to come to the station to be arrested. He thought at first that it was a prank.An hour later, when…
bubmag
June 24, 2020
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Technology firms come under scrutiny for ties to law enforcement

Tech giants Amazon, Microsoft and IBM all recently agreed to halt sales of their respective facial-recognition technologies to US law enforcement agencies during the second week of June 2020, despite privacy campaigners raising concerns about its use for several years. But why now?  In an open letter to the US…
bubmag
June 19, 2020
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Risks Digest 31.98

RISKS Forum mailing list archives Risks Digest 31.98 From: RISKS List Owner Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 16:30:00 PDTRISKS-LIST: Risks-Forum Digest Friday 12 June 2020 Volume 31 : Issue 98 ACM FORUM ON RISKS TO THE PUBLIC IN COMPUTERS AND RELATED SYSTEMS (comp.risks) Peter G. Neumann, founder and still moderator…
bubmag
June 13, 2020