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Scanner Privacy Fears Persist

TRAVELLERS’ PRIVACY

November 25, 2010

While a U.S. privacy expert has voiced concerns about the Transportation Safety Administration's policies and use of airport scanners to federal officials in that country, News.com.au reports on lingering concerns about the scanners due to be rolled out in Australian airports next year. Pointing to an incident where scans from a similar device at a U.S. courthouse were shared online, the report points to advocates who believe continued privacy concerns are warranted when it comes to use of the scanners.
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