"Biometric Security" Posts

New York City Enacts Biometric Privacy Law

New York City law restricts the collection and/or use of biometric technology by certain businesses, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler explains.

Senate Bill Limits Corporate Use of Facial Recognition

The National Biometric Information Privacy Act of 2020 would require companies to obtain individuals’ consent before collecting biometric data.

Proposed Legislation Would Ban Use of Biometric Technology by Federal Law Enforcement

Biometric technology, including facial recognition tools, would be banned from federal law enforcement use if pending U.S. legislation becomes law.

Biometric Data Breach Worries Senate Intelligence Committee

A biometrics security breach involving Suprema’s BioStar 2 triggers next-generation cybersecurity, privacy and compliance concerns worldwide.