Ecological aspects of visual tracking technology and personal data protection


Remmikh E.A., Vasiliev A.A.

The article deals with the most important problems of protection of human rights in the field of personal data connected with information collection through the visual tracking. The possible risks of using CCTV (closed-circuit television) cameras and the consequences of their improper use are considered. In addition, the authors assessed the relationship between the public security interests and the need to protect the privacy of the individual citizen. This study is related to the widespread digitalization of society and the expansion of application scope regards the face recognition technology.

Keywords: Personal data; Environmental; Face recognition; Video surveillance cameras; Privacy


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