Senators petition ICE to curtail ‘Orwellian’ use of facial recognition, surveillance technology
Sens. Edward Markey, D-Mass., and Ron Wyden, D-OR. call on the agency to stop purchasing private information from data brokers.
DHS buying personal data from govt contractors pushes Congress to pass legislation curtailing 3rd party data brokers
The Fourth Amendment Is Not For Sale Act would ban the police and government agencies from buying 'illegitimately obtained information'.
US, UK governments offer $1.6M for tech that trains AI while preserving privacy
The prize money will be split between winners in financial crime prevention and pandemic response tracks.
Task force shares its preliminary vision for a National AI Research Resource
The body recommends the resource be a federated cyberinfrastructure ecosystem accessed via a portal and run by a nongovernmental management entity and advisory bodies.
National AI Research Resource must balance the value of its data with privacy
The large number of parties expected to have access increases the risk data could be used to triangulate personally identifiable information.
National Vetting Center piloting automation of citizenship verification
“We want to make sure that we are protecting privacy, to the extent we’re supposed to, when it comes to U.S. persons," said a DHS official.