Tag: Surveillance

Tracking coronavirus – IT law association publishes guidelines

In a statement on Tuesday, MITLA explained that the document served as an identification of the privacy issues which are inherent when developing mobile applications and mobile data to be used in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The document could be used as a reference guide by stakeholders involved in the creation and dissemination of such tools, preferably at a design stage, MITLA remarked.

Mass surveillance fears as India readies facial recognition system

As India prepares to install a nationwide facial recognition system in an effort to catch criminals and find missing children, human rights and technology...

Facial recognition technology struggles to see past gender binary

Facial recognition technology is failing to recognise transgender people new research has shown, raising concerns about discrimination as the use of the...

Italian man arrested for aiding mafia organisation

A 42 year old Italian man from Swieqi, has been arrested under a European Arrest Warrant.The man is accused of aiding a mafia organisation.In...

Wifi cards found and removed from Huawei-backed surveillance system in Pakistan

Concerns have been raised about the discovery and later removal of additional hardware installed into Pakistan’s major surveillance system by the Chinese technology giant,...

London to test facial recognition cameras on shoppers

London's Metropolitan Police (Met) will be launching a facial recognition camera trial in bustling areas of London on Monday and Tuesday. According to British...