Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Post-9/11 privacy board taking a hard look at facial recognition in airports

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

The research kicked off last month with a visit to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. Here's where it's going next.

TSA releases updated cloud strategy

by Dave Nyczepir • 1 month ago

A hybrid cloud architecture should help the agency better manage data as it adopts new passenger screening technology.

TSA moving forward with airport screening system deployment

by Dave Nyczepir • 2 months 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 Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

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

DOE teams with industry on pipeline cybersecurity

by Dave Nyczepir • 4 months ago

Questions have been raised about TSA's process for updating pipeline security guidelines and whether it's even the right agency for the job.

Biometrics are pushed to improve as DHS, NIST continue to test algorithms

by Dave Nyczepir • 5 months ago

Customs and Border Protection relies on both agencies to test the face recognition algorithms it uses.

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