US-VISIT

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Date of publication: 
Mon, 29/05/2017

The system that collects biometrics at U.S. ports of entry has 825,000 instances where the same fingerprints are associated with different biographic data, the Homeland Security Department office of inspector general says.

Most of problems in the system, called US-VISIT, come from data entry errors, but some are the result of fraud, auditors say in a report dated Aug. 13.