   Presented By: Darshan Karia                                                   By: Darshan Karia                       ...
   Background   Security Options   Body Scanner   How it works   Related Issues   Top 5 Problems   Other ways out ...
   Umar Farouk    Abdulmutallabh, tried to    blew off an Detroit bound    Northwest Airlines Flight    on Christmas eve....
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   Available in Three types:    ◦ X-Ray    ◦ Active Microwave    ◦ Millimeter Wave   First two irradiate the subject and...
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   Privacy   Child Protection    Laws   Safety of the    System and data    storage   Efficiency   Time   Success Ra...
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1.   Scanner Technology has not yet been     certified as fit by government.2.   They would be unlikely to detect many of ...
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   A Hybrid method can be used.   Children can be inspected with a different    approach.   Location of the monitoring ...
   Security on the airports is a big concern.   Privacy implications are very serious and    genuine.   It has legal ob...
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1.   http://thefrontline.v3.co.uk/2010/01/health-     fears-al.html2.   http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/80beats/20     1...
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  1. 1.  Presented By: Darshan Karia By: Darshan Karia (0905862k) Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 1
  2. 2.  Background Security Options Body Scanner How it works Related Issues Top 5 Problems Other ways out Summary Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 2
  3. 3.  Umar Farouk Abdulmutallabh, tried to blew off an Detroit bound Northwest Airlines Flight on Christmas eve. This is not the only incidence but the recent one !!! In 2001 Richard Colvin Reid tried to detonate explosives hidden in his shoes aboard American Airlines Flight. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 3
  4. 4. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 4
  5. 5.  Available in Three types: ◦ X-Ray ◦ Active Microwave ◦ Millimeter Wave First two irradiate the subject and use backscatter or reflected signals. Millimeter wave works by reading the naturally occurring waves emitted by body. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 5
  6. 6. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 6
  7. 7. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 7
  8. 8.  Privacy Child Protection Laws Safety of the System and data storage Efficiency Time Success Rate Satisfaction Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 8
  9. 9. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 9
  10. 10. 1. Scanner Technology has not yet been certified as fit by government.2. They would be unlikely to detect many of the explosive devices used by terrorist groups.3. Generally machines cant find items that are stashed in body cavity.4. Leaders question about the safety and full guarantee for privacy of the passengers.5. Protection of Children act 1978. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 10
  11. 11. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 11
  12. 12.  A Hybrid method can be used. Children can be inspected with a different approach. Location of the monitoring terminals. Blurring the Image. Restricted and Secure storage of data. Public views and opinions could be considered. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 12
  13. 13.  Security on the airports is a big concern. Privacy implications are very serious and genuine. It has legal obstacles as regards Child Laws. Sharp reaction from people. Does not guarantee the success of motive. The concerns must be tackled carefully to incorporate all the issues. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 13
  14. 14. Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 14
  15. 15. 1. http://thefrontline.v3.co.uk/2010/01/health- fears-al.html2. http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/80beats/20 10/01/06/5-reasons-body-scanners-might- not-solve-our-terrorism-problem/3. http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2010/jan/0 4/new-scanners-child-porn-laws4. http://www.rnw.nl/english/article/“al-qaeda- practises-beating-body-scanners”5. http://epic.org/privacy/airtravel/backscatter6. http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/01/18/ehrc _body_scanners/ Privacy Implications of Body Scanners (Airport) 15
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