The head of Roskomnadzor called for a ban on underage use of biometric sensors. About it writes “Kommersant”.
At the conference on the protection of personal data Alexander Zharov said that it is necessary to exclude biometric identification on mobile devices of minors Russians. According to the head of Roskomnadzor, children and teenagers should not use such devices, and adult citizens are obliged to consent to collection of biometric data.
How exactly to implement the ban, Zharov said. He noted that the regulation of biometric identification must balance the rights of citizens and interests of the business community.
Most modern smartphones are equipped with fingerprint scanner. In the flagship models of Samsung also uses the scanner of the iris, and the iPhone X camera TrueDepth needed to run the scanner face ID.
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