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Report | Nov. 8, 2023

Evaluation of the Control and Accountability of DoD Biometric Data Collection Technologies (DODIG-2024-016)


Publicly Released: November 9, 2023


The objective of this evaluation was to determine whether the DoD ensured adequate control and accountability over technologies used to collect, store, and transmit biometric data to higher‑level databases in overseas operations.

This report is the result of Project No. D2023-DEV0PD-0080.000.

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