Senators Urge FTC to Probe ID.me Over Selfie Data

Senators Urge FTC to Probe ID.me Over Selfie Data

Some of more tech-savvy Democrats in the U.S. Senate are asking the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate identity-proofing company ID.me for "deceptive statements" the company and its founder allegedly made over ...
Elon Musk Buys Twitter, Forgotten BIOS Updates, T-Shirt Outwits Facial Recognition

Elon Musk Buys Twitter, Forgotten BIOS Updates, T-Shirt Outwits Facial Recognition

Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44 billion so what does this mean for the privacy and cybersecurity of the platform? More than 100 different Lenovo laptop computers contain firmware-level vulnerabilities which is ...
MoviePass Tracking Your Eyeballs, Shipment Delivery Scams, SIM Swappers Arrested

MoviePass Tracking Your Eyeballs, Shipment Delivery Scams, SIM Swappers Arrested

MoviePass will use facial recognition and eye tracking to make sure you’re watching ads, new types of shipment-delivery scams are being used to spread malware, and details on the arrests of a ...

Biometric Data Protection and Compliance

Biometrics are increasingly becoming a part of everyday life, from unlocking your phone with your face to iris recognition for e-government services or airport security and voice recognition when you talk to ...
Facebook Dumps Face Recognition, Social Engineering Bots, US Sanctions NSO Group

Facebook Dumps Face Recognition, Social Engineering Bots, US Sanctions NSO Group

Facebook shuts down their face recognition system and deletes more than a billion facial recognition templates, how phone bots are being used to trick victims into giving up their multi-factor authentication codes, ...

Biometrics Could Hold the Key to Vaccine Passports

The development of COVID-19 vaccines has been a significant milestone in providing relief and protecting people against the worldwide pandemic, with more than 335 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered around ...
IAM privacy cloud security Biometrics: Giving the Government the Finger

Contextual Biometrics for Improved Application Security

Securing mobile devices and mobile applications is a nuisance. Security best practices dictate having authentication methods to log in and open the device, and that users should log off every app after ...
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Tom Cruise, TikTok and Fraud: How to combat DeepFakes

Tom Cruise, TikTok and Fraud: How to combat DeepFakes

In this blog, we look into how the TikTok videos of Tom Cruise were created and the malicious implications of the technology ...
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Facial Recognition and Consumer Safety

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The pandemic vastly altered consumer behavior and shopping habits, and the retail industry underwent a drastic change to adapt to serve their needs. Curbside pickup, omnichannel shopping and contactless payment dominated the ...
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Capitol rioters

Capitol Rioters ID’ed With Help From Dating Apps

Dating apps and grassroots users are passing evidence of rioters’ identities to law enforcement. But privacy wonks are worried ...
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