Chinese cities target facial recognition to curb abuse of personal data

//Chinese cities target facial recognition to curb abuse of personal data

Chinese cities target facial recognition to curb abuse of personal data

Several Chinese cities have moved to tighten regulations on the use of facial recognition personal data in line with stricter laws being introduced by the central government to limit the abuse of personal data collection.Tianjin, one of China’s four municipalities, passed its Municipal Social Credit Regulation on Tuesday, which prohibits private and state-owned companies, industry associations and chambers of commerce from collecting biometric data, including facial recognition information, and…

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By | 2020-12-03T09:30:10+00:00 December 3rd, 2020|Technology|Comments Off on Chinese cities target facial recognition to curb abuse of personal data