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Researchers Release Facial Recognition-Powered People Finder

  • Gizmodo, Thursday, August 9, 2018 3:25 PM
Some researchers are letting folks collect social media profiles using face recognition, Gizmodo reports. “While that might sound like a terrible idea, the tool’s creators say it will help security professionals by giving them the same tools as the bad guys,” it writes. “The tool, Social Mapper, is open-source and can gather someone’s information from LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, [and] Google+,” among other platforms.

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