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Australian Government plays down mass biometric surveillance concerns 17 August 2018

Australian Home Affairs seek to ease concerns about the proposed intorduction of biometric and facial recognition technologies.


Samsung patent explores ultrasonic fingerprint 31 July 2018

The U.S. Patent Office last week published a patent application from Samsung that describes the use of a biometric sensor for a smartphone using ultrasonic technology, 


Indian police use biometrics for recruitment 24 July 2018

Officials in the Indian state of Telangana plan to collect the fingerprints of candidates when he or she appears for police preliminary tests.


Analyst says Qualcomm's in-glass sensors will be feature-rich 18 July 2018

An analyst has predicted that Qualcomm is going to be the supplier for the in-display fingerprint sensors for many Samsung smartphones, and that they will perform functions beyond authentication. 


Synaptics, AMD working on secretive Microsoft OS 17 July 2018

Synaptics Incorporated and AMD have announced a joint initiative centered on delivering a new industry benchmark in yet-to-be-named highly-secure biometric fingerprint authentication system for Microsoft.

Features

Face recognition plan for US borders 07 June 2018

In August, Customs and Border Protection will deploy a new system for scanning drivers' faces as they leave the US.


Guest post: Digital driver’s licences offer route to a secure future 30 May 2018

A DDL can securely store and selectively display lots of different information, making it a great platform for other identity verification needs.


Guest Post: From frictionless to the right amount of friction 28 March 2018

There are times when we need friction in order to keep us, our data or our finances secure.


Guest blog: Passwords are dead, now what? 08 February 2018

When choosing the right biometrics method, it’s important to consider first what information is being secured and how your end-users operate.


Viewpoint: Spoof or proof? 25 September 2017

The security of biometrics technology is in the spotlight and stakeholders must take a balanced view on its strengths and vulnerabilities, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive, Biometrics Institute. As deployments proliferate, the technology’s credibility rests on the industry’s will to collaborate globally.  


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