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Will the digital age kill off spying? CIA in crisis as facial recognition, biometrics and AI make it increasingly difficult for agents to maintain their cover abroad

https://www.ispeech.org Emily Crane | The Daily Mail | Source URL U.S. spies are no longer being tailed by foreign governments in about 30 different countries because advances in facial recognition, biometrics and artificial intelligence have made it almost impossible for the agents to hide.  Whereas governments would once physically follow […]

Privacy alert: Brainwave devices can leak sensitive medical conditions and personal information

iSpeech Yvonne Taunton | University of Alabama at Birmingham | Source URL Brain-computer interfaces are rapidly gaining popularity in consumer markets, especially in the gaming industry. With these devices, people can control their computers using their thoughts. But there is a risk. University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have shown that malicious […]

In new lawsuit, former Lee’s Summit superintendent argues he’s being targeted since resigning

Convert Text to Speech Shannon O’Brien | Fox 4 Kansas City | Source URL KANSAS CITY, Mo — Former Lee’s Summit Superintendent Dr. Dennis Carpenter is fighting a new battle against members of the Lee’s Summit community. Carpenter’s time as superintendent was marred with controversy from the beginning, and now […]

Ring Throws Customers Under the Bus After Data Breach

Ring Throws Customers Under the Bus After Data Breach

https://www.ispeech.org Cooper Qunintin, Bill Budington | EFF | Source URL Just a week after hackers broke into a Ring camera in a child’s bedroom, taunting the child and sparking serious concerns about the company’s security practices, Buzzfeed News is reporting that over 3,600 Ring owners’ email addresses, passwords, camera locations, and camera […]

Amazon TRACKED attendees at its AWS cloud service conference using Bluetooth beacons that were pre-installed inside their badges

iSpeech James Pero | The Daily Mail | Source URL Some attendees at a recent Amazon-run conference got an unwanted surprise in their event credentials. Motherboard reports that badges for people attending Amazon Web Services’s conference, called re:Invent were pre-installed with beacons that let Amazon track them as they traveled around […]

Scientists are developing a ‘smart TOILET’ that samples urine to detect illnesses before you have symptoms – but it comes with privacy risks

Scientists are developing a ‘smart TOILET’ that samples urine to detect illnesses before you have symptoms – but it comes with privacy risks

high definition text to speech Stacy Liberatore | The Daily Mail | Source URL Smart toilets may help doctors better understand your health, but the technology can also let anyone pry into your personal life. Because the urine analysis is sent to a physician’s office, an employee or online hacker […]

Airport security and payment systems that use facial recognition can be fooled by using a 3D-printed mask of a different person’s face, researchers find

Airport security and payment systems that use facial recognition can be fooled by using a 3D-printed mask of a different person’s face, researchers find

https://www.ispeech.org Stacy Liberatore | The Daily Mail | Source URL Facial recognition may not be as secure as previously thought. Researchers found that the technology can be fooled by using a 3D-printed mask depicting a different person’s face. The mask was able to trick payment a system at a border […]