New Face-Scanning Technology at Dulles Airport

Just three days after beginning the use of new Face-Scanning technology at Dulles Airport in Virginia, the CBP got a hit. A young man traveling from Sao Paulo, Brazil, tried to use a French passport, but the new face-detection technology spotted he didn’t match the passport photo. CBP stated it was the first time this technology has detected an impostor!

 

For more information on this subject, please review WTOP’s News Article,”New face-scanning tech at Dulles helped spot impostor, feds say“.

 

 

Source of Information:

WTOP.com, 8/23/18, News Article:

New face-scanning tech at Dulles helped spot impostor, feds say

 

CBP.gov, 8/22/18, News Release:

CBP at Washington Dulles International Airport intercepted an imposter using new cutting-edge Facial Comparison Biometrics technology