EU data watchdog argues for moratorium on recognition technology

By |julij 1st, 2020|automated recognition, biometric, biometric data, biometric; facial recognition, data, data protection, EDPS, European Data Protection Supervisor, facial recognition, moratorium, News, Privacy, Wojciech Wiewiórowski|

Automated recognition technologies in public spaces should be temporarily banned, the EU's institutional data protection watchdog has said, arguing in favour of a moratorium.

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Vestager warns against predictive policing in Artificial Intelligence

By |junij 30th, 2020|AI, AI White Paper, artificial intelligence, biometric data, EU, Europe, European Commission, facial recognition, Margarethe Vestager, Margrethe Vestager, News, predictive policing|

Certain Artificial Intelligence application including forms of predictive policing are 'not acceptable' in the EU, the European Commission's Vice-President for Digital policy, Margarethe Vestager has said.

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EU signs contract for large-scale biometric database to protect borders

By |junij 4th, 2020|biometric data, border control, eu-LISA, facial recognition, immigration, News, schengen area|

The European Union's ICT agency for internal security and border control, eu-LISA, has signed a framework contract for a new biometric matching system which aims to create a database of fingerprints and facial images of more than 400 million third-coun...

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After Clearview AI scandal, Commission ‘in close contact’ with EU data authorities

By |februar 12th, 2020|artificial intelligence, Artificial Intelligence White Paper, biometric data, clearview AI, data protection, EU, Europe, facial recognition, GDPR, Margrethe Vestager, News|

The European Commission is in consultation with EU data protection authorities following the news that US technology firm Clearview AI has scraped more than three billion facial images from social media sites including YouTube, Facebook and Twitter, wi...

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Industry ‘must listen’ to facial recognition concerns, Huawei chief says

By |oktober 18th, 2019|biometric data, EU, Europe, facial recognition, France, Huawei, News, Serbia|

European industry must be sensitive to the concerns of citizens regarding the widespread use of facial recognition technologies and its possible impact on privacy, Huawei's European chief has told EURACTIV.

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Facial recognition gains grounds in Europe, among big-brother fears

By |oktober 20th, 2017|Big brother, biometric data, biometric; facial recognition, camera, CCTV, News, Privacy, right to private life, security, survaillance, terrorism|

Facial recognition is gaining ground in Europe. But this technology, used to achieve common security objectives on the ground, raises questions about human rights. EURACTIV France reports.

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EU anti-terror czar: ‘The threat is coming from inside Europe’

By |marec 22nd, 2017|Al Qaeda, biometric data, Brussels attacks, Daesh, encryption, EU counter-terrorism strategy, europol, Firearms Directive, foreign fighters, Gilles de Kerchove, internet censorship, ISIS, News, radical Islam, schengen area, Schengen Information System, Security Union, terrorism|

A year after the Brussels attacks, Gilles de Kerchove told EURACTIV.com about the fast pace of development of EU security policy, calling for the “systematic use of biometrics” and “batch comparison” of databases in order to boost security in the Schengen area.

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