The FBI’s New Biometric Data Base: Way Beyond Your Fingerprints

Written by Gary North on January 13, 2012

This is not your father’s data base! The FBI claims that their fingerprint database (IAFIS) is the “largest biometric database in the world,” containing records for over a hundred million people. But that’s nothing compared to the agency’s plans for Next Generation Identification (NGI), a massive, billion-dollar upgrade that will hold iris scans, photos searchable with face recognition technology, palm prints, […]

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