The FAA Bill Could Make TSA Body Scan Distribution Illegal

US Senators Chuck Schumer and Ben Nelson are introducing an amendment to the FAA bill that would make it illegal to pass around TSA body scanner images like so many blurry nude baseball cards. If it passes, the Security Screening Confidential Data Privacy Act would ensure that violators could serve up to a year in jail and pay $US100,000 fine - per image. [The Atlantic]


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    Scans and names will no doubt will be kept. TSA will want to see a scan from the person that gets onto an airplace and fooled the scanners.

    Has there been a proven instance where the images from the TSA body scanners have been stored or otherwise released to the public. Where is the prrof of the storage, noit the capability, but actual dissemination of images...

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