Data Access/Security

This section will provide all the latest news and information on how biometrics is being used for logical access control, including data access, device access and data security…

Latest Headlines

10Pearls acquires ProQual-IT 18 September 2017

Digital development firm 10Pearls has acquired ProQual-IT a cybersecurity and information technology services provider that specializes in biometrics and identity management.


Is Apple targeting authorities with Touch ID disabling feature? 21 August 2017

Government authorities that want to access a citizen's iPhone will find it harder thanks to a new feature in iOS 11.


UK college choses Zwipe Access 21 August 2017

Norwegian biometric card firm Zwipe has announced that Rose Bruford College, a drama school in London, has chosen Zwipe Access card. 


US Army to deploy Plurilock BioTracker 17 August 2017

The U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM) will deploy Plurilock's BioTracker continuous authentication cybersecurity software.

Features

Feature: Smartphone security – It’s all in the eyes

Iris scanners are increasingly becoming a key focus for mobile device manufacturers as they look for that convenient and secure method to make sure users can keep their devices protected. 


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.


EAB Contribution to Horizon 2020 consultations

An outline of some key research priorities and objectives are presented as input to the preliminary consultations surrounding the theme of Trustworthy ICT within the Horizon 2020 programme.


Intelligence and Efficiency through On-Demand Media Analysis using Face Recognition

The accuracy of face recognition has increased dramatically over the past 10 years. This, coupled with the massive increase in the creation of digital media and the availability of cheap computing, now provides authorities with the ability to bulk ingest and process media in an automated fashion. Carl Gohringer, one of Planet Biometrics' Expert Panel members reports.


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Events

PayExpo Europe 4-5 Oct 17



BORDERPOL Global Forum 31 Oct 17 - 01 Nov 17

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