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Concerns raised over privacy and security of UK Home Office's £842m biometrics programme

By Kat Hall 05 Nov 2019 at 19:11

An independent ethical advice group has raised concerns about the UK Home Office's £842m Biometrics programme, which will store millions of people's highly sensitive biometric data, due to go live next year. In 2017 the Home Office tasked the National DNA Database Ethics Group to expand its remit to cover the use of forensic...

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