Jul 222021
 July 22, 2021  Posted by  Featured News, Govt, Surveillance

Paresh Dave reports: Twenty-seven U.S. states are using identity proofing service ID.me, which compares selfies to official photo documentation, to vet whether jobless applicants are who they say they are, according to the company. Its fast growth has generated scrutiny. Read which states and which services they are using on [Read More…]

Jul 182021
 July 18, 2021  Posted by  Featured News, Surveillance

Amnesty International reports: NSO Group’s spyware has been used to facilitate human rights violations around the world on a massive scale, according to a major investigation into the leak of 50,000 phone numbers of potential surveillance targets. These include heads of state, activists and journalists, including Jamal Khashoggi’s family. The [Read More…]