Paris metro system tests CCTV system to monitor wearing of masks

France's information privacy watchdog CNILL has expressed concerns that the Paris metro network has begun using software on CCTV images to monitor the wearing of face masks by passengers, which will be mandatory as France lifts its lockdown measures on Monday, while the private company leading the project insists no personal data is provided to the authorities.   

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France is integrating new AI tools into security cameras in the Paris metro system to check whether passengers are wearing face masks, reports The Verge.