Tag: law-enforcement

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www.autoriteitpersoonsgegevens.nl
Boete Belastingdienst voor discriminerende en onrechtmatige werkwijze
7 dec. 2021 - De Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (AP) legt de Belastingdienst een boete op van 2,75 miljoen euro. Dit doet de AP omdat de Belastingdienst jarenlang de (dubbele) nationaliteit van aanvragers van kinderopvangtoeslag op onrechtmatige, discriminerende en daarmee onbehoorlijke wijze heeft verwerkt. Dit zijn ernstige overtredingen van de privacywet, de Algemene verordening gegevensbescherming (AVG).
 · belastingdienst · black-struggle · data-protection · fraud · gdpr · law-enforcement · netherlands · privacy · racist-technology

www.propublica.org > Craig Silverman, Jack Gillum and Peter Elkind
How Facebook Undermines Privacy Protections for Its 2 Billion WhatsApp Users
7 sep. 2021 - WhatsApp assures users that no one can see their messages — but the company has an extensive monitoring operation and regularly shares personal information with prosecutors.
 · accenture · apple · content-moderation · crypto-wars · encryption · end-to-end-encryption · facebook · false-positives · law-enforcement · metadata · privacy · signal · surveillance-capitalism · whatsapp

www.nytimes.com > Kashmir Hill
What Happens When Our Faces Are Tracked Everywhere We Go?
18 mar. 2021 - When a secretive start-up scraped the internet to build a facial-recognition tool, it tested a legal and ethical limit — and blew the future of privacy in America wide open.
 · artificial-intelligence · child-abuse · clearview-ai · digital-phrenology · facial-recognition · findface · freedom-of-speech · law-enforcement · physiognomy · privacy · racist-technology · united-states

www.euractiv.com > Sarah Chander
Technology has codified structural racism – will the EU tackle racist tech?
3 sep. 2020 - The EU is preparing its ‘Action Plan’ to address structural racism in Europe. With digital high on the EU’s legislative agenda, it’s time we tackle racism perpetuated by technology, writes Sarah Chander.
 · biometrics · black-struggle · digital-services-act · eu · facial-recognition · law-enforcement · predictive-policing · racist-technology · surveillance

points.datasociety.net > Emanuel Moss and Jacob Metcalf
Looking for Race in Tech Company Ethics
22 sep. 2020 - This blog post expands on Metcalf and Moss’s report Ethics Owners: A New Model of Organizational Responsibility in Data-Driven Technology Companies. At the bottom, you’ll find a resource list for those interested in diving more into the intersection of race, ethics, and technology.
 · amazon · black-struggle · diversity · ethics · facial-recognition · law-enforcement · organizational-ethics · platforms · racist-technology · rekognition · silicon-valley