Face recognition nabs fake passport user at US airport

thejakartapost.com

Facial recognition technology was credited with the arrest this week of a man attempting to use a fake passport to enter the United States at Washington's Dulles airport, officials said.


Officials said that on the third day of deployment of the new technology, border agents were able to determine that the man was using a fake French passport.


US Customs and Border Protection, part of the Department of Homeland Security, said Dulles is one of 14 "early adopter airports" using facial recognition technology for the entry process, and began deploying it Monday.

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Posted: 28 Aug 2018 16:43:10

  
  

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