U.S. Customs and Border Protection

CBP successfully tested an ‘interoperable’ blockchain system for protecting intellectual property

by • 3 months ago

The platform uses encrypted keys to securely transmit personally identifiable information and trade secrets on U.S. imports during transactions.

Senate bill would put a moratorium on federal facial recognition use

by • 4 months ago

The bill would also create a congressional commission to study facial recognition and give suggestions to Congress on how to regulate it.

CBP decides against changes to its Biometric Exit program

by • 6 months ago

U.S. citizens will still be able to opt out of the facial recognition program for international travelers.

CBP eyes including US citizens in Biometric Exit program

by • 6 months ago

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

CBP lacked the IT systems to track separated migrant families and knew it, says IG

by • 6 months ago

The agency uncovered IT deficiencies when it attempted a November 2017 initiative mirroring the Department of Homeland Security's 2018 zero-tolerance policy.

CBP seeks info on body-worn cameras for use by Border Patrol

by • 7 months ago

The agency is also curious about whether these cameras have facial recognition capabilities.

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