Unformatted text preview: with staff on how they can improve • Retail surveillance – detect and deter theft, improves sales Data-Mining companies (take notes on these obtain and/or use our personal info): • Choice Point, Equifax, Lexus Nexus – choice point: insurance, social security numbers, bank records etc on nearly everyone. • Google – keeps a record of every search ever made and can be tracked back to original person. • Theft of cell phone records (by private detectives, identity thieves, etc.) – to spy on people "Biometrics" • What is it? How are biometric data captured and used? Who/what sort of entities use it, and for what purpose(s)? fingerprints etc o Immigration laws...
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- Spring '09
- Data Mining, theft, Surveillance Industries