Public Voice Launches Petition for an International Moratorium on Using Facial Recognition for Mass Surveillance

Post Syndicated from Bruce Schneier original https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2019/10/public_voice_la.html

Coming out of the Privacy Commissioners’ Conference in Albania, Public Voice is launching a petition for an international moratorium on using facial recognition software for mass .

You can sign on as an individual or an organization. I did. You should as well. No, I don’t think that countries will magically adopt this moratorium. But it’s important for us all to register our dissent.