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A new biometric “gait recognition” system has been developed by Britain’s National Physical Laboratory, meaning that individuals can now be recognized and located by their “signature” walk.
Serious privacy concerns have been aired about the system and its potential surveillance applications.
Iris scans and facial recognition systems are seen as insufficient when it comes to identifying individuals from a longer distance
This is linked to the person’s identity. A computer can then produce a list of all the other places that the person has visited, and the occasions they have been