Nov 242019
 November 24, 2019  Posted by  Featured News, Surveillance, U.S., Youth & Schools

Thomas J. Prohaska reports: Lacking permission to use its 300 digital cameras for facial recognition, officials at the Lockport City School District came up with another idea: Use the cameras to look for guns instead. That was their plan for this Monday, when the system was to be switched on [Read More…]

Nov 162019
 November 16, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, Non-U.S., Online, Youth & Schools

CBC News reported today on a serious breach involving students in the Toronto District School Board. At first blush, I thought that they were reporting on an issue  I had previously reported involving the same district and sensitive student information. But it turns out that this is a new complaint [Read More…]