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Facial Recognition Software To Go Public

Computer software which can identify unnamed faces and then collate photographs of that person is set to be released to the public amid concern among a number of privacy groups. The software program works by scanning the relative positions of the eyes, nose and mouth and claims a 90% accuracy rate. It can then search […]

Personal Details Exposed Via Biggest U.S. Websites

Privacy… What privacy? According to this report in the Wall Street Journal, many of the largest U.S. websites are installing new and intrusive consumer-tracking technologies on the computers of people visiting their sites—in some cases, more than 100 tracking tools at a time. And what do these tracking tools say about your online activities… Plenty, […]

Every Phone Call, Email or Website Visit To Be Monitored – UK

Every phone call, email or website visit will be monitored by the state under plans to be unveiled next week. The proposals will give police and security services the power to snoop on every single communication made by the public with the data then likely to be stored in an enormous national database. The precise […]

Bill May Give President Control Of The Internet

A pair of bills introduced in the U.S. Senate would grant the White House sweeping new powers to access private online data, regulate the cybersecurity industry and even shut down Internet traffic during a declared “cyber emergency.” Senate bills No. 773 and 778, introduced by Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.V., are both part of what’s being […]