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Warning: TSA Facial Recognition Plan Likely To Become Part Of Growing Biometric Surveillance System

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WEB Notes: The DoD spent $7.4 billion dollars last year on big data and now this. No one is going to complain. If you follow the first link in this article it takes you to the TSA’s site and explains not only do you have the privilege of moving through a naked body scanner and be felt up by a government agent, you now have the option for a face and retina scan which will quickly set you on your way! How about that! To be a part of this “elite class” you pay a nominal fee (tax) of just $85 bucks for a 5 year membership…

This is just another money making machine for the government not to mention an invasion of our privacy and it makes me sick. Years ago people would have rebelled against this thought, but the frog in the pot is slowly simmering and does not realize it.

This is very easy for the government to pull off and have the people accept. Your cell phone now has the ability to unlock itself just by lifting it up to look at it. Instantly it unlocks as it recognizes your face. “It’s a great feature” they say. Most of the time, technology is great, unfortunately it is used for wicked purposes. The government is going to have an enormous increase in data on each and every person in this nation. First it was finger prints and they mastered that one, now on to faces and retina scans.

You can easily see how Satan will be able to lock the Saints out of his Beast Government during the Tribulation in this nation and around the world.

The federal government plans to use a TSA program advertised as a way to avoid lines at airport security checkpoints to harvest photos and other biometric information that will ultimately end up in multiple federal databases.

The TSA touts its PreCheck program as a way to avoid the hassle of security screening. Members of the program do not have to remove shoes, laptops, liquids, belts and light jackets. But according to a report by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), the Department of Homeland Security has developed this program with a broader purpose in mind. PreCheck will facilitate the collection of face images and iris scans on a nationwide scale. Once that happens, this biometric data will almost certainly be widely shared with other federal agencies and even private corporations.

DHS’s programs will become a massive violation of privacy that could serve as a gateway to the collection of biometric data to identify and track every traveler at every airport and border crossing in the country.

The TSA currently collects fingerprints during the PreCheck application process. Over the summer, the agency ran a pilot program at the Atlanta Airport using fingerprints to verify passengers’ identities. According to the EFF, the TSA wants to roll out the program to airports across the country and expand it to include facial recognition, iris scans, and other biometric data.

This TSA will almost certainly share this information with other federal agencies, including the FBI.

Source: Warning: TSA Facial Recognition Plan Likely to Become Part of Growing Biometric Surveillance System

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  • Linda

    well darn. out of all I said before, I got burglarized and they took my laptop & tablet (and other stuff as well)! I wonder if I’ll succumb to better security on my next laptop……hum…. Till then, all passwords changed in hopes they don’t crack the laptop or tablet.

    • Linda, sorry to hear that, but glad to hear you are okay!

      If you had a password to login on your devices I am sure you will be okay, but good idea, I would have changed my passwords as well. Quite the age we live in…

  • Driving for God.

    Soon there will be no way to avoid any and all surveillance of your person. Your elected government jailer’s are a working for you making your future “secure”. Communism and disco are not dead. They just changed their spots.

    • You know, there is really not much interest in topics like this anymore. For some of us we see the alarm, but others do not care anymore. An article like this today would have gained a lot of attention and views 10 years ago. Not today. The people are so used to it, it is simply a part of life. How interesting.

      • Driving for God.

        Yes, interesting. God’s Word pulled more weight 10 yrs ago, too! As you have noted, times are a changing so fast that the people of the world can’t process it fast enough. Neither will 5 of the ten virgins be able to process “World Events” fast enough when Antichrist arrives. Their fate will be similar to the fate suffered by the tin man from the Wizard of Oz when he was caught working in the field chopping wood without being oiled.

  • Aussie

    In a similar light please do not have your genome sequenced and put on file as part of the whole genome sequencing (WGS) craze. There is a massive push to have everyone submit to WGS (I’ve been a molecular biologist for 20 years and am now a technical consultant to other scientists). The WGS agenda is currently being spun as a fun “gift” to others (100s of 1000s of genetic testing kits were sold just recently on the strange spending holiday of “Black Friday” in the US) or as part of voluntary participation in clinical trials, and disease and population testing. Key companies that sell these simple do-at-home kits are Ancestry DNA and 23 and me. The technology is at a stage where we can easily perform WGS in a matter of hours and quite cheaply (<$1000 per genome, and this price will keep decreasing with technology advances). Again WGS is not the mark of the beast per se but will be used for evil purposes.

    • Thank you for the information Aussie, very interesting. I have read the dna tests are not that accurate as well…

      P.S. see folks not all scientists are atheists! ?

  • Linda

    darn….this will take a lot of time to put in place, and not everyone even has their fingerprints “on file” yet. Spiritually, however, there are already marks in the hand and brain (working and thinking) are on many. Try driving a car around SoCal with a Trump sticker on it.

    • Pretty funny Linda.

      On another note think of the “private” sector. Phone manufacturers have been using thumb print technology for a fair number of years now. This information can easily be shared if it is not already.

      • Linda

        yes….I’ve been squirrely for so many years making sure I have as few as I can of electronic markings—ie No finger or retina prints for accessing. but my current job required the electronic finger prints….darn.

      • Ginger

        Plus Facebook asking for clear facial feature picture on one’s Facebook page. Why? They stated so they can determine we are not Russians. Use some common sense Russians are all different races, so that is a twisted answer. There has been work on targeting drones using facial recognition technology.
        Psalms 119:110 The wicked have laid a snare for me: ye I erred not from Thy precepts.
        Thanks, Brandon

        • Good point. The technology is amazing, what is freely available to us on even our phones can filter through your photos by keywords through built in photo recognition software. Have a photo of the ocean you cannot find? Just type water and it will find it for you. Not evil in of itself, but one can see how it can be used for evil.

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