Homeland Biometric Security

Can the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Push Harder on Biometric?

Congress initiated a requirement for an integrated entry-exit system as part of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996. As part of US VISIT in 2003, they added a requirement for the system to have biometric security technology. Will this finally be the year that Congress paves the way for CBP to get the job …

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More Facial Recognition Sensationalism – Daily Mail

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4167854/New-York-install-facial-recognition-cameras.html Beware fake news! Facial recognition linkage to social media platforms is not planned by the TBTA While the NY/NJ Triboro Bridge and Tunnel Authority (TBTA) is looking for sources for face recognition technology (source: https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/3428597-RFI.html) the concept of linking the faces seen on NY roadways to social media platforms is pure fiction created by …

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