facial recognition

GAO report identifies 10 government agencies researching facial recognition

by • 3 weeks ago

A new study finds DHS has struck facial recognition-related agreements with the British and Australian governments.

GAO encourages agencies to improve forensic algorithm standards in new report

by • 2 months ago

The watchdog agency says new rules could help govern the use of algorithms in criminal investigations.

GAO issues AI accountability framework for agencies

by • 3 months ago

The framework comes as GAO initiates investigations pertaining to national and homeland security and justice that involve AI.

The Army has built the largest facial recognition database of thermal images

by • 8 months ago

Thermal facial recognition is particularly important for organizations that run 24/7 operations and don't always have the benefit of sunlight when identifying a subject.

‘It’s not going to be very hard to ID them’: Feds have tools to easily track down Capitol rioters

by and • 8 months ago

The mob that laid a deadly siege on the Capitol left broken doors and glass — and large digital footprints that federal agencies can use to track them down.

Air Force bases look to facial recognition to secure entry

by • 10 months ago

The pandemic has been good for one facial recognition company, which inked two new contracts to install the technology at Air Force bases.