airport security

TSA needs to continue testing airport scanning tech after deployment, watchdog says

by • 2 years ago

Things like metal detectors and explosive screeners can lose efficacy over time.

CBP eyes including US citizens in Biometric Exit program

by • 2 years ago

If implemented, the new rule would represent a marked expansion of the system as it currently exists.

TSA moving forward with airport screening system deployment

by • 3 years ago

The agency is also increasing its focus on insider threats and training a division of inspectors focused on pipeline security and cybersecurity.

TSA lines up a facial-recognition proof of concept for Las Vegas airport

by • 3 years ago

It will be the second "short-term" project the Transportation Security Administration has initiated using facial recognition to verify the identity of travelers.

TSA turns to Silicon Valley Innovation Program for new ideas on bag screening

by • 4 years ago

The goal is to find techniques to automatically classify the contents of a passenger’s bag in such a way “that can support future algorithm development for explosives and/or prohibited item threats.”

CBP biometric, face-recognition tech draws scrutiny

by • 4 years ago

For airline passengers entering the U.S. this holiday season, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is using some new tools to streamline immigration security.