Tag: tsa

  • EPIC Endorses Traveler Privacy Protection Act

    Today, Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and John Kennedy (R-LA) introduced the Traveler Privacy Protection Act, which would prohibit the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) from using facial recognition.

    • Face Surveillance & Biometrics

    • Surveillance Oversight

    • Traveler Screening & Border Surveillance

    • Updates

  • EPIC Statement on the Introduction of the Traveler Privacy Protection Act

    Today, Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and John Kennedy (R-LA) introduced the Traveler Privacy Protection Act, which would prohibit the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) from using facial recognition.

    • Face Surveillance & Biometrics

    • Surveillance Oversight

    • Traveler Screening & Border Surveillance

    • Statements

  • Don’t Take It at Face Value: Why TSA’s Implementation of Facial Recognition is More Dangerous Than You Think

    Facial recognition is an invasive and dangerous surveillance technology. When the government moves forward with pilot programs that will, if fully implemented, subject millions of people on a daily basis to the technology that should give us all pause.

    • Face Surveillance & Biometrics

    • Surveillance Oversight

    • Traveler Screening & Border Surveillance

    • Analysis