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One Identity acquires Balabit 18 January 2018

Identity and access management (IAM) firm One Identity, has acquired privileged access management (PAM) vendor Balabit to enhance its PAM portfolio of products.

Precise Biometrics, Fingerprint and Visa team up on biometric card 16 January 2018

Sweden's Precise Biometrics’ algorithm solution and a Fingerprint Cards fingerprint sensor are using in the first market trial of dual-interface biometric payment cards in the US, which is carried out by Visa and Mountain America Credit Union.

Fujitsu extends Biometrics-as-a-Service offerings 09 January 2018

Japanese tech firm Fujitsu America has announced that it is broadening the area of availability for its biometric security solutions portfolio to now include Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, along with the rest of the Americas.

BIO-key secures $4M order 29 December 2017

Biometric software and hardware solutions provider BIO-key has secured a $4 million order for its enterprise fingerprint biometric authentication platform, including maintenance services, from an existing Fortune 500 customer.  


Feature: Mobile identity and unlocking the DNA of trust

For financial service providers this  presents significant opportunities to better engage with customers in a much more personalised way, 

Blog: A guide for banks in choosing biometric systems

Banks must consider factors such as performance, usability, regulation and security when selecting biometric solutions.

Samsung mounts biometric offensive on Apple with S6 sensor, Samsung Pay

The Samsung Galaxy S6’s fingerprint sensor has been singled out for praise by tech critics – especially over its swipe-based predecessor.

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Interview: HYPR Corp on the intersection between biometrics and blockchain

Planet Biometrics caught up with George Avetisov, CEO and co-founder, HYPR Corp, to discuss the future of blockchain, biometrics and secure digital identities.

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