Law Enforcement

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Latest Headlines

EFF says Chicago should reject private face tech 10 October 2018

Privacy advocacy group the Electronic Frontier Foundation has said a proposed amendment to the Chicago municipal code would allow businesses to use face surveillance systems.


Vigilant Solutions launches security suite 08 October 2018

Vigilant Solutions, an AI and data analytics company that provides technology to public safety – today announced the launch of the Vigilant Investigative Center (VIC). 


Law enforcement require suspect to unlock phone using Face ID in first known case 02 October 2018

An Ohio man has become the first to be forced to use his biometric to unlock his device - a method not protected by the 5th Amendment


AxxonSoft tackles human trafficking with AI facial recognition 17 September 2018

South African firm AxxonSoft has developed a solution based on its Safe City projects, using the company’s facial recognition and forensic search technology in the war against human and child trafficking. 


Universal Power Industry completes face recognition deal 30 August 2018

Advanced Technology Group, a division of Universal Power Industry Corporation, has completed an agreement with Shanghai Weibridge Network of China for their facial recognition technology.

Features

Guest Post: Face recognition and the philosophical, societal and legal debate

When using real-time facial recognition to secure spaces, we are clearly touching on surveillance-related issues that could infringe on our privacy


Guest Post: Digital ID - Biometrics are the key to marrying security and convenience

Only biometrics can unify the age-old opposing forces of user-experience and digital security, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive, Biometrics Institute. When it happens, the effect will be remarkable.


Guest Post: Biometrics at the borders

While policy creation for the use of biometric technologies at national borders remains a matter for government, best practices and guiding principles for effective deployment can be built through collaboration between the industry’s global stakeholders, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive of the Biometrics Institute. 


Infographic: The death of the one-time password?

Widespread adoption of the smartphone coupled with an advancement in consumer biometric technology could finally bring the password era to a close.


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