• The report includes trend data going back decades to the earliest years of national tuberculosis surveillance in the United States. (cdc.gov)
  • OSLO - Norway 's military intelligence chief said Tuesday his country carries out surveillance on millions of phone calls in conflict areas around the world and shares that data with allies, including the United States. (bing.com)
  • They cite examples such as U.S. surveillance of data on millions of private money transfers, and a U.S. government program, not authorized by the courts, to eavesdrop on international phone calls and e-mails by Americans suspected of links to terrorism. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Taking spyware and cookies one step further, internet surveillance is intentional and can utilize both to accomplish data mining and what is now being called ethical hacking . (sourcewatch.org)
  • Here is where internet surveillance crosses the dual pathways of the techniques and talents of data mining. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Data used for surveillance need a sufficient level of methodological standardization, e.g., for patch testing used to diagnose contact allergy. (springer.com)
  • Clinical surveillance of contact allergy, based on clinical and demographic as well as patch test data collected within (inter)national networks, can contribute to surveillance from another perspective, and usually with some more detail concerning causative allergens. (springer.com)
  • The bill, which includes sections on detaining and deporting terrorist suspects, notifying subjects of search warrants, and sharing surveillance data between the law enforcement and intelligence communities, is slated for a vote on the House floor next week. (eweek.com)
  • 7. Statistical Basis NEISS sample design: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Research-- Statistics/NEISS-Injury-Data/ Follow-back investigations can be conducted within the statistical framework. (slideshare.net)
  • The Office of Integrated Surveillance and Informatics Services (ISIS) provides a single point of contact for infectious disease reporting in Massachusetts and is responsible for data collection and other surveillance activities for approximately 80 reportable diseases. (mass.gov)
  • See data on pediatric asthma surveillance from 2002-2009. (mass.gov)
  • For the purpose of the NAHSS, animal health surveillance is defined as the ongoing systematic collection, collation, analysis, and interpretation of data and dissemination of information to those who need to know so that action can be taken. (usda.gov)
  • Existing hepatitis C surveillance systems need to be enhanced to provide accurate data to inform the planning and delivery of prevention and disease management options. (health.gov.au)
  • Hepatitis C surveillance involves the systematic and continuous collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of hepatitis C prevalence, incidence and behavioural data. (health.gov.au)
  • Surveillance data are used to identify people at risk of infection, the long-term outcomes of infection and provide data for governments to target and evaluate hepatitis C prevention and treatment activities. (health.gov.au)
  • Develop and implement a National Viral Hepatitis Surveillance Strategy under the supervision of the Communicable Diseases Network of Australia which facilitates the collection of demographic data, including country of birth, Indigenous Australian status and sentinel surveillance for priority populations. (health.gov.au)
  • Only states that have been conducting name-based HIV surveillance for at least four years (to date, 33 states and 5 areas) are included in the estimated data in order to allow for data adjustments and stabilization of the data. (thebody.com)
  • HIV/AIDS diagnoses data are also useful to monitor the HIV epidemic in local areas that do not have HIV incidence surveillance at this time. (thebody.com)
  • Germany's foreign intelligence service has known "for years" about US surveillance and storage of its citizens' data, according to reports that undermine official claims Berlin is shocked by the scale of the affair. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The collection of individual client-level data is most definitely not 'surveillance' in any way," she said. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • WHO/Europe and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) coordinate the collection and analysis of influenza surveillance data that are provided by Member States through designated laboratories (national influenza centres - NICs) and a national influenza focal point for epidemiological surveillance in each country. (who.int)
  • Surveillance data from European Union/European Economic Area countries are also presented by the European Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (ECDC) in its Weekly Influenza Surveillance Overview (WISO). (who.int)
  • Within this global partnership, NICs conduct year-round surveillance of influenza, collect and test clinical specimens in their respective countries and share influenza viruses with WHO CCs, enabling WHO to analyse influenza virus surveillance data and recommend the composition of the influenza vaccine for the following flu season (once a year in the northern and once a year in the southern hemisphere). (who.int)
  • Meet the challenges of increased surveillance-data throughput, retention, and retrieval. (netapp.com)
  • Surveillance Valley came out two months before the Cambridge Analytica story hit and everything I talk about is a preface to how personal data manipulation is central to our politics and economy. (eurozine.com)
  • Funnel plots have been proposed as a useful tool for assessing and visualizing surveillance data, but their full utility has not been appreciated (for example, in the incorporation and interpretation of risk factors). (nih.gov)
  • Funnel plots provide a useful tool to explore small area data and to routinely incorporate covariate relationships in surveillance analyses. (nih.gov)
  • Health surveillance is the ongoing, systematic use of routinely collected health data to guide public health action in a timely fashion. (encyclopedia.com)
  • With the wider availability of the Internet , many developed countries have implemented automated systems for the exchange, mapping, and analysis of surveillance data. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Surveillance data have the same value to health departments and other interested groups (such as drug companies) as financial data do to commercial enterprises. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Surveillance data were also used by many countries to justify elimination of routine smallpox vaccination programs as the number of new cases diminished. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Diagram showing the operation of a StingRay device for cellphone surveillance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The controversy around police stingray surveillance challenges our antiquated Fourth Amendment jurisprudence, undermines our cherished principles of federalism and separation of powers, exposes a lack of accountability and transparency among our law enforcement agencies, and raises serious questions about the security of our individual rights as the government's technological capability rapidly advances. (cato.org)
  • 3 Stingray surveillance devices are cellular site simulators - they mimic the signal of a cell phone tower in order to force cell phones in the area to connect. (cato.org)
  • Police agencies around the United States are using a powerful surveillance tool to mimic cell phone signals to tap into the cellular phones of unsuspecting citizens, track the physical locations of those phones, and perhaps even intercept the content of their communications. (cato.org)
  • Hegemony is cause and consequence of massive surveillance, here at home (per se vitiating any claim to a democratic society) and, presently in the spotlight, Germany, a full-court CIA-NSA press, beyond eavesdropping on Merkel's cell phone to include the German population and foreign ministry in America's state-of-the-art Vacuum Cleaner (even a listening device on the roof of the American Embassy in Berlin). (counterpunch.org)
  • The revelation that the NSA is operating a massive surveillance apparatus has caused many Americans to take a closer look at how we communicate with each other. (fastcompany.com)
  • However, while cystoscopy is the "gold standard" for a routine surveillance exam, it remains imperfect with various experimental studies demonstrating 4-10% missed bladder tumors by conventional cystoscopy [2- (washington.edu)
  • Theyve got to make their voices heard that they do not want to be agents of routine surveillance. (eweek.com)
  • In the twentieth century, there were significant gains in global health as a result of immunization, made possible because routine surveillance of infectious diseases identified the important causes of childhood infections. (encyclopedia.com)
  • But in other cases, residents and businesses share surveillance camera footage with police officers. (eff.org)
  • After a lunch break, Breivik was again expressionless as he watched prosecutors present surveillance footage of the Oslo explosion. (bing.com)
  • Surveillance and security teams can use the software for live monitoring, as well as investigative and forensic purposes, using archived footage. (cio.com.au)
  • A transportation engineer monitors footage at the Los Angeles Department of Transportation's Automated Traffic Surveillance and Control Center in downtown Los Angeles. (dailyherald.com)
  • From Los Angeles to Philadelphia, efforts include trying to gain police access to cameras used to monitor traffic, expanding surveillance networks in some major cities and enabling officers to get regular access to security footage at businesses. (dailyherald.com)
  • Internet surveillance up since Sept. 11th , AP, May 28, 2002: "In the seven months since the passage of a sweeping law to combat terrorism, Internet and telecommunications companies have seen a surge in law enforcement requests to snoop on subscribers. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Following exposure to solvents, fumes, vapours, dusts, biological agents and other substances hazardous to health, health surveillance may be needed under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002. (brookes.ac.uk)
  • Passage of the legislation marked a disappointing end to a years-long effort by a coalition of liberal Democrats and libertarian-leaning Republicans to redefine the scope of U.S. intelligence collection following the 2013 disclosures of classified surveillance secrets by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. (reuters.com)
  • Smartphone surveillance: Are you drunk? (zdnet.com)
  • Law enforcement experts say police need these augmented systems because the bystander with a smartphone in hand is no substitute for a surveillance camera that is deliberately placed in a heavy crime area. (dailyherald.com)
  • In some cases, surveillance systems are paid for and operated by the cities themselves. (eff.org)
  • Cisco Systems is facing litigation in both Maryland and California based on its alleged sales of surveillance equipment to the Chinese to track, monitor and otherwise facilitate the arrest, detention, or disappearance of human rights activists and religious minorities who have been subjected to gross human rights violations. (eff.org)
  • A California State moratorium on government use of biometric surveillance systems. (eff.org)
  • Preferably, surveillance should be based on robust, reliable, and valid classification systems both of morbidity and exposure(s). (springer.com)
  • Veterinary Services has historically conducted animal health surveillance through a number of systems, mostly focused on disease eradication programs and passive reporting of foreign animal diseases. (usda.gov)
  • Australia has one of the best surveillance systems in the world for monitoring the prevalence of HIV and hepatitis C infection among people who inject drugs. (health.gov.au)
  • 65 However, further work is needed to document and understand the heterogeneity of people who inject drugs including those who exclusively attend pharmacy NSP outlets or rely on others to provide equipment and hence would not be part of the existing NSP surveillance systems. (health.gov.au)
  • Estimated HIV/AIDS diagnoses currently include the 33 states with long-term name based HIV reporting (mature HIV surveillance systems) and 5 US dependent areas. (thebody.com)
  • And if used in conjunction with existing algorithms for determining who on a surveillance camera feed is a potential threat or even a wanted criminal, the CMU algorithm could go a long way toward improving public security systems. (yahoo.com)
  • Cisco Systems and other companies are poised to help build an ambitious new surveillance project in China, a citywide network of cameras that could prevent crime but that human-rights advocates say could target political dissent. (wsj.com)
  • Part of the push among law enforcement agencies is for greater integration of surveillance systems. (dailyherald.com)
  • Milestone Systems is a global leader in IP video-management software and surveillance solutions. (netapp.com)
  • Wageningen Bioveterinary Research (WBVR) contributes to this status by designing risk-based surveillance systems. (wur.nl)
  • Surveillance systems count health events (e.g., deaths from a disease or new cases of a disease) and health services (e.g., visits to a doctor, hospital admissions, vaccination, surgery, provision of prescription drugs) as they occur. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The rulings come as controversy mounts over the federal government's ability to conduct domestic surveillance. (washingtonpost.com)
  • China's advanced surveillance regime is taking root along the length of the Belt and Road-especially the Belt, the overland Eurasian routes that were the origin of the government's ambitious investment project. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • The case came apart due to the government's use of a surveillance device it refused to disclose to the court. (cato.org)
  • Internationally, a number of surveillance schemes for occupational diseases, including occupational skin diseases, have been implemented. (springer.com)
  • BIDS projects and activities encompass binational collaboration, enhanced surveillance, provider training, and reporting of urgent and routine infectious diseases in the border region. (ca.gov)
  • The purposes of surveillance are rapid detection of introduced diseases and emerging issues, monitoring and providing actionable information for endemic diseases, and measuring regional prevalence of trade-significant diseases. (usda.gov)
  • The NAHSS will provide greater protection from endemic, emerging, and foreign animal diseases (FADs) that could affect the Nation's livestock, poultry, and wildlife populations by (1) facilitating information exchange between groups, (2) enhancing current programs, and (3) establishing and maintaining necessary infrastructure for effective and comprehensive surveillance. (usda.gov)
  • Today, surveillance exists for many infectious and chronic diseases, injuries, adverse reactions to drugs and vaccines, behavioral risk factors, and animal diseases. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Surveillance includes the monitoring of adult mosquito populations, mosquito infections, avian infections, and human cases. (longbeach.gov)
  • In these ways, health surveillance provides health departments and related agencies with ongoing measurements of health of populations. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Law enforcement agencies often acquire mobile surveillance units, such as manned towers that can be raised 25-feet in the air and unmanned trailers that can extend a pole with PTZ cameras in all directions. (eff.org)
  • This bill seems as much about surveillance as it is about cybersecurity: Everything a company shares with the government under the cybersecurity umbrella can be used for law enforcement purposes that present no imminent threat and are completely unrelated to cybersecurity," Nojeim said. (cdt.org)
  • Originally designed for military and national security use, the surveillance devices made their way into local law enforcement officers' hands, in coordination with the federal government, through a variety of transfer and grant programs - such as the Urban Areas Security Initiative - as well as through local funding sources such as civil asset forfeiture funds. (cato.org)
  • In describing the growth and survival of the East German surveillance state and the Stasi's activities that undergirded it, Scott Horton wrote that East Germany was a country "in which the power and authority of the intelligence services to spy on their own citizens rested on an elaborate network of laws that empowered surveillance and eroded the rights of citizens specified in the country's constitution. (thenewamerican.com)
  • Because there is no group of people more universally despised than sexual predators and pedos (and with good reason, we'll add freely), police and Feds like to emphasize them as legitimate surveillance targets, hoping that ordinary citizens will fail to observe that their own civil liberties must necessarily slide down the very same slippery slope. (theregister.co.uk)
  • China's rapidly expanding network of surveillance cameras increasingly relies upon AI-aided facial-recognition technology to achieve much of its primary mission: to keep track of, record, control and modify the behavior of its citizens. (thenextweb.com)
  • In future asthma surveillance reports, what information do you think should be included? (ct.gov)
  • Cases of work-related asthma (WRA) from state-based surveillance are grouped based on WRA classification criteria into two major types: 1) work-aggravated asthma (WAA) and 2) new-onset asthma (NOA). (cdc.gov)
  • The cache of documents Snowden holds was leaked to the Washington Post and to The Guardian (U.K.) and contains compelling evidence of the NSA's wholesale violation of the Fourth Amendment through the dragnet surveillance of phone records and monitoring of Internet traffic. (thenewamerican.com)
  • The NAHSS is needed to improve protection of national animal health and food supply, increase the efficiency of existing animal health surveillance programs and initiatives, and meet international demands in relation to trade. (usda.gov)
  • Though Orange County refused to specify which type of drone it would be flying, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department fought to fly Octatron's SkySeer surveillance drone over its jurisdiction in 2006 after a long battle with the city. (businessinsider.com)
  • The 522 Postmarket Surveillance Studies Program encompasses design, tracking, oversight, and review responsibilities for studies mandated under section 522 of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act. (fda.gov)
  • The program helps ensure that well-designed 522 postmarket surveillance (PS) studies are conducted effectively and efficiently and in the least burdensome manner. (fda.gov)
  • The Occupational Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (OLPPP) provides services to prevent and reduce lead poisoning among California workers, including conducting surveillance and case investigation. (ca.gov)
  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a bill to renew the National Security Agency's warrantless internet surveillance program for six years with minimal changes, overcoming objections from civil liberties advocates that it undermined the privacy of Americans. (reuters.com)
  • The Cholinesterase Surveillance Program is a mandatory employee health monitoring program. (uoguelph.ca)
  • As part of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Active Surveillance Program, patients have been getting these rectal swabs every six months. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Dr. Carter and some imaging experts recently studied 96 men who met the strictest criteria for entering the Johns Hopkins Medicine Active Surveillance Program and had an mpMRI within one year of entering the program. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • This program used intensive worldwide surveillance to identify all suspected cases of smallpox. (encyclopedia.com)
  • 6. NEISS Surveillance Variables Treatment date  Products involved Case number (2) Age  Locale Sex  Type/work-related Injury diagnosis  Fire dept. (slideshare.net)
  • Cellphone surveillance (also known as cellphone spying ) may involve the tracking, bugging , monitoring, eavesdropping and recording of conversations and text messages on mobile phones . (wikipedia.org)
  • Some indications of possible cellphone surveillance occurring may include a mobile phone waking up unexpectedly, using a lot of the CPU when on idle or when not in use, hearing clicking or beeping sounds when conversations are occurring and the circuit board of the phone being warm despite the phone not being used. (wikipedia.org)
  • Preventative measures against cellphone surveillance include not losing or allowing strangers to use a mobile phone and the utilization of an access password. (wikipedia.org)
  • EFF wants to help end government use of face surveillance in your community. (eff.org)
  • Government plans for identity cards will be re-examined by MPs as part of a wide-ranging inquiry into the surveillance society due to be announced by the House of Commons Select Committee next Tuesday. (theregister.co.uk)
  • It's just one of the ways President Xi Jinping's government maintains a tightly controlled net of surveillance over the Uyghurs in China, and it has a ripple effect on Uyghurs living all over the world. (wired.com)
  • Some lawmakers and privacy advocates remain concerned that the new surveillance provisions may expose protected communications to the government. (eweek.com)
  • Consuming guilt, especially when buried deeply in the American institutional framework of government, requires global surveillance, both to maximize hegemonic effectiveness (in order to anticipate and parry countermoves) and prevent exposure-to ourselves and the world at large-of the political-ideological- military drive for unilateral power. (counterpunch.org)
  • From the enactment of the Patriot Act to the renewal of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act amendments, Congress after Congress and consecutive presidents have usurped powers the scope of which are unknown in the written record of government. (thenewamerican.com)
  • A poll last week showed four out of five Germans did not believe the government when it said it knew nothing of the surveillance. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • She was responding to a claim by Council of Christian Social Services executive officer Trevor McGlinchey that the new policy was a step towards a "surveillance society" and would undermine people's trust in non-government agencies. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • The thing that strikes me here, and which Rushkoff doesn't really touch on, is that code literacy alone isn't enough to counter government surveillance on this scale. (fastcompany.com)
  • That information embargo even applies to criminal trials, and allows the federal government to order evidence withheld or entire cases dropped to protect the secrecy of the surveillance device. (cato.org)
  • Privacy watchdog sounded the alarm over growing state and commercial intrusion into people's lives as a report on Thursday ranked China alongside Russia and Britain as "endemic surveillance societies. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Civil liberties group Privacy International, in a survey of 37 countries, named Britain alongside Russia, China, Malaysia and Singapore as countries practicing ``endemic'' surveillance against the individual. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • The following surveillance techniques are appropriate for the four phases of bovine brucellosis control and eradication. (fao.org)
  • The current CDC surveillance report contains reported HIV/AIDS cases from 45 states with confidential name-based HIV infection reporting as of 2006. (thebody.com)
  • At least 20,000 police surveillance cameras are being installed along streets here in southern China and will soon be guided by sophisticated computer software from an American-financed company to recognize automatically the faces of police suspects and detect unusual activity. (wired.com)
  • He has never been under surveillance and he has never been arrested,' Andresen told a news conference on Saturday. (bing.com)
  • OH carries out health surveillance in order to help the employer manage risks by acting as a check on how the control measures are working and helping to pinpoint where further steps are required. (brookes.ac.uk)
  • My primary interest is what this does to the traditional notions of mianzi , lian and related ideas about virtue, but I will also note an unanticipated implication that the new mass surveillance carries for the CPC, an implication that betokens a more general concern with the ethics of AI. (thenextweb.com)
  • Surveillance Oz: Dash Cam is an Australian factual television series screened on the Seven Network that premiered in May 21 2015 with a Double Episode, before returning on November 5 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • article{Soper2012, abstract = {Flexible cystoscopy is frequently performed for recurrent bladder cancer surveillance, making it the most expensive cancer to treat over the patient's lifetime. (washington.edu)
  • The Electronic Frontier Foundation believes that it's time for Western governments to investigate companies that have allegedly assisted in human rights violations, and the technology companies selling mass surveillance equipment must step up and ensure that they aren't assisting foreign governments in committing human rights violations against their own people. (eff.org)
  • Germany's justice minister has written to British ministers seeking information about allegations of mass surveillance by British intelligence. (bbc.co.uk)
  • It is important to explore and analyse this perspective not only because it provides an alternative moral take on mass surveillance but also because it is of great significance to people in these cultures, especially because this approach to virtue is often hijacked by those seeking to defend the surveillance state. (thenextweb.com)
  • Surveillance tools for meningitis sentinel hospital surveillance: field guide to rapidly estimate the hospital catchment population (denominator) and the annual rate of hospitalisations. (who.int)
  • What is clear, however, is that healthcare is joining a national trend toward greater surveillance of everyday life. (medpagetoday.com)
  • 2013-07-19T10:00:44-04:00 https://images.c-span.org/Files/e1e/20130719152518001_hd.jpg Robert Litt talked about privacy, technology, and national security in a speech in which he defended National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs. (c-span.org)
  • Robert Litt talked about privacy, technology, and national security in a speech in which he defended National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs. (c-span.org)
  • Here is a visual guide to some of the types of surveillance cameras you may encounter day-to-day. (eff.org)
  • Dome cameras are typically used for indoor surveillance, and are often mounted on ceilings. (eff.org)
  • Most surveillance cameras are fixed cameras-they face just one direction. (eff.org)
  • Not all surveillance cameras are static. (eff.org)
  • The proliferation of cameras -- both on street corners and on millions of smartphones -- have helped catch lawbreakers, but plans to expand surveillance networks could run up against the millions of dollars it can cost to install and run the networks, expert say. (dailyherald.com)