Jul 202021
 July 20, 2021  Posted by  Business, Surveillance, U.S.

A commentary by Adam Schwartz on EFF last week begins: Clearview AI extracts faceprints from billions of people, without their consent, and uses these faceprints to help police identify suspects. This does grave harm to privacy, free speech, information security, and racial justice. It also violates the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy [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…]