It has been reported that Clearview AI suffered a data breach that involved its entire list of customers. Clearview’s clients are mostly law enforcement agencies, with police departments in Toronto, Atlanta and Florida all using the technology. The company has a database of 3 billion photos that it collected from the internet, including websites like YouTube, Facebook, Venmo and LinkedIn. This comes on the heels of their photo-scraping and facial recognition capabilities raising major privacy concerns.
Commenting on this, Tim Mackey, principal security strategist within the Synopsys CyRC (