FBI Seeks Brazen Hacking and Surveillance Powers

FBI Seeks  Brazen Hacking and Surveillance Powers

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is requesting expanded powers to carry out surveillance and secretly hack into computers. The requested rule change has been characterized by civil liberties advocates as an extremely invasive power grab and counter to the Constitution of the United States. The request has been made to the Advisory Committee […]

FBI Facial Recognition Now Fully Operational [Video]

FBI Facial Recognition Now Fully Operational [Video]

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the domestic intelligence agency of the United States (U.S.), has made fully operational its Next Generation Identification (NGI) System, using facial recognition as its core. Available right now in 18,000 law enforcement groups across the U.S., the system can search 55,000 images a day. The FBI hopes to see […]