“Public video surveillance: Smile! You’re on municipal camera!” article published by HPE analyzes the privacy risks of smart cities video surveillance.
From the article:
While cameras and sensors can help keep people safe in smart cities, it’s also important to protect people’s privacy.
As with most human efforts, the lofty goal is to improve the quality of life. For example, cities deploy cameras to protect the populace, or at least collect data to serve as evidence in cases of wrongdoing. But in planning smart cities, urban designers have to consider how that power might be misapplied and guard against those circumstances