ZKSoftware Will Release China’s First Color LCD Fingerprint Identification Terminal

Shenzhen, China -ZKSoftware will release China’s first color TFT LCD fingerprint identification terminal. iClock and iAccess are two series of four categories of products at the beginning of 2007, which also own a wireless LAN for both access control and time attendance applications. The series terminal covered the TFT color LCD from 2.5″, 3.5” to…

Hypercom Launches Customer Authentication Bank Automation Initiative

Leverages Hypercom’s Expertise in Electronic Payments to Provide Easy, Secure User ID LAS VEGAS, BAI Conference, – Hypercom Corporation (NYSE: HYC) today announced a program designed to reduce identity fraud at retail bank branches by using Hypercom’s highly regarded point-of-service terminals and PIN entry devices to authenticate customers by using PIN numbers, biometric signature verification…

Voice Biometrics Start-up CellMax Systems Secures $2 Million in Round ‘B’ Funding

Tel Aviv, Israel, – Voice biometrics start-up CellMax Systems will use new funding to further penetration of its proprietary VioMetrics security technology into the call center and CRM market. Innovative voice biometrics start-up CellMax Systems today announced the closing of $2 million in Round “B” funding from US private investor group CellMax Vision, LLCled by…

ALM’S Law Journal Press Announces Publication of ”Information Security Law: Control of Digital Assets”

NEW YORK-ALM’s Law Journal Press®, a leading publisher of books for legal professionals, today announced the publication of “Information Security Law: Control of Digital Assets,” by Mark G. Milone. The book is the publisher’s latest title, focused on digital information and network security issues, ranging from prevention of computer crimes to protection of user privacy…

U.S. Coast Guard Begins Biometric Collection Program to Deter Illegal Entry Into U.S. Territory by Sea

WASHINGTON, – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) began a pilot program today that will collect biometric information from illegal migrants interdicted while attempting entry into U.S. territory through the body of water between the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico known as the Mona Passage. The U.S. Coast Guard will compare the digital fingerprints…

Extraordinary general meeting of Precise Biometrics AB approves of new share issue with preferential rights for shareholders of approximately SEK 85 million

At Precise Biometrics’ extraordinary general meeting, which was held today on November 13, the Board’s decision to carry out a new share issue of approximately SEK 85 million with preferential rights for the shareholders was decided to approve of. The purpose of the issue is to create prerequisites for the company to focus on activities…

Kwikset(R) Announces Partnership With Sequiam Corporation to Provide Consumers With Biometric Security Products

Companies Will Jointly Develop Biometric Applications for Residential Market LAKE FOREST, Calif., – Kwikset®, the market leader in residential door hardware, today announces a partnership with Sequiam Corporation of Orlando, Florida, a leading biometrics technology company, to develop residential security products with biometric features. “The selection of Sequiam Corporation as Kwikset’s biometric partner will allow…

NEC Supports Texas County’s Safety Initiatives With Integrated Fingerprint and Palm Print Identification System

Bexar County Sheriff Department Deploys NEC AFIS Software for Criminal Investigation RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.-NEC Corporation of America, a premier provider of IT, network and telephony solutions, today announced the continued expansion of its North American customer base with the installation of a biometric identification system for the sheriff’s office of Bexar County, Texas. Bexar County…

AuthenTec Fingerprint Sensors Providing Biometric Security and Convenience for New Crestron WiFi TouchPanel

MELBOURNE, Fla. & DENVER-Fingerprint sensors from AuthenTec are providing biometric security and convenience for Crestron’s new WiFi touchpanel – a multi-purpose system that enables multiple users to operate computers, TV sets, lights, climate controls, security systems, and other devices from a single location. Crestron selected the EntrePad 1610 swipe sensor from AuthenTec — the world…

bioMETRX, Inc. to Launch eCommerce Site to Fulfill Online Orders for Finger Activated Consumer Lifestyle Products

JERICHO, N.Y., – bioMETRX, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BMRX – News) announced today that it is launching its internet marketplace offering its smartTOUCH brand of finger activated consumer products including it’s garage door opener, thermostat and portable files drive. “The Company has received over 1000 online direct consumer orders for the smartTOUCH GDO, a wireless…

Study Report on Biometrics in E-Authentication

This document outlines inherent strengths of biometrics-based authentication, identifies challenges and potential vulnerabilities in systems employing biometrics-based authentication, and presents solutions for eliminating these weak links.

BIO-key International Announces Third Quarter 2006 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

WALL, N.J., – BIO-key International, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: BKYI) today announced plans to release third quarter 2006 results on Monday, November 13, 2006 before the market opens. In conjunction with the release, BIO-key has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet on Monday, November 13, 2006 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern…

The Bank of Currituck Successfully Implements US Biometrics Corporation’s AccessQ – Biometric Access Control System

NAPERVILLE, Ill.-The Bank of Currituck recently purchased and implemented US Biometrics’ AccessQ system for controlling access to various doorways with fingerprint biometric technology. US Biometrics worked with The Bank of Currituck to specify and implement an access control system, including hardware and software, with the goal of biometrically controlling strategic doorways in their facility. The…

Citibank Singapore Teams With Pay By Touch to Offer Biometric Payment Service to Clear Platinum Cardholders

Ground-Breaking Initiative Provides Cardholders With Unprecedented Payment Convenience and Added Security SAN FRANCISCO and SINGAPORE, – Pay By Touch, the global leader in integrated biometric authentication, personalized marketing and payment solutions, today announced that Citibank Singapore has rolled out Pay By Touch’s biometric payment services to its Citibank Clear Platinum cardholders. Effective today, cardholders are…

“Protecting Enterprise Assets” with Identity Management Solutions from Dell and IdentiPHI

Austin, Texas – November 9, 2006 – IdentiPHI, LLC is featured in the Security Section of Dell Power Solutions – November 2006 issue. Enterprise Identity Management projects are quickly growing in size and complexity. A major driver is US federal government’s HSPD-12 to enforce stricter policies for identity proofing its employees and contractors. Strategic alliances…

3M Awarded Contract to Deploy Identity Document Issuance System for Nigeria

– Seafarers’ Identity Document with Biometrics Helps Officials Verify Cardholder Identity – OTTAWA, Canada & ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Joint Maritime Labour Industrial Council has selected 3M to deploy the 3M Identity Document Issuance System for the Nigerian Seafarers’ Identity Document (SID). The new SID will employ biometric identity verification to help officials accurately…

Neurotechnologija’s VeriLook Software provided by Fulcrum Biometrics

Breakthrough Software, Developed and Owned by epcSolutions, Is at Center of Gen2 EPC/RFID and Biometric Facial Recognition Solution for Advanced Checkpoint Security PHOENIX, – These days the term “tailgating” refers to more than freeways and nose-to-bumper traffic. In the security field, tailgating is equally troubling — it denotes a breach by which one individual closely…

US Biometrics Corporation Highlighted in BAI’s Innovation Moments Award Podcast Series

NAPERVILLE, Ill.-The Bank Administration Institute (BAI) has asked US Biometrics to be a part of a series of audio podcasts to be found on BAI’s website – www.bai.org/retaildelivery/podcasts.asp. Please click on the provided link to hear the podcast. BAI is touted as one of the financial services industry’s leading professional organizations and these podcasts are…

Atmel’s New AT90SC256144RCFT Secure Microcontroller Targets e-Government Applications

San Jose, CA,- Atmel® Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML), a global leader in the development and fabrication of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced today the introduction of its new AT90SC256144RCFT, a dual-interface secure microcontroller tailored to efficiently serve the high-end electronic identity markets. The AT90SC256144RCFT is a dual-interface contact (ISO7816) and contactless (ISO/IEC14443) smartcard chip that is compliant…

OTI to Acquire SuperCom’s Smart ID and e-Passport Assets

Acquisition to Enhance and Complement OTI’s Position in ID Market by Expanding its Customer Base and Pipeline of Opportunities, Adding Patented Security and Manufacturing Technologies, Project Management Capabilities Fort Lee, NJ and Qadima, Israel – On Track Innovations Ltd, (OTI) (NASDAQ: OTIV) and SuperCom Ltd. (SuperCom) (OTCBB: SPCBF.OB; Euronext: SUP), today announced that OTI and…

ISC EAST PROVIDES SOLUTIONS, PRODUCTS AND ANSWERS

ISC EAST DELIVERS ALL ENCOMPASSING INDUSTRY EVENT “BEST SHOW IN 5 YEARS!” (NORWALK, Conn.) -Jam-packed aisles, innovative products and ideas, ongoing business transactions, beneficial informational sessions, IP Institute, keynotes and more! Every inch of the Jacob Javits Center’s floor was bustling with activities on Oct. 24 -25, as ISC East, co-located with Infosecurity NY, Reed…

Siemens and Cognitec Announce Partnership in Face Recognition Applications for Border Control and ePassports

Graz / Dresden, – Siemens Biometrics Centre, the global Siemens Competence Centre for Biometric Solutions, and Cognitec Systems, the leading provider of face recognition technology and systems, today announced details of a partnership in the areas of border control and ePassport solutions. The partnership covers the integration of Cognitec’s face recognition software into Siemens’ multi-biometric…

Florida Department of Financial Services Awards L-1 Identity Solutions Five-Year Contract for Fingerprint Enrollment Services

Integrated Biometric Technology LLC, a Subsidiary of L-1, Provides Fully Automated Fingerprint-Based Applicant Processing System for Background Checks STAMFORD, Conn.-L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc. , a leading supplier of identity management solutions and services, today announced that the company’s wholly owned subsidiary Integrated Biometric Technology LLC (IBT) was awarded a five-year contract from the Florida Department…

HitachiSoft to Launch New Johmon Finger Vein Authentication System; Collaboration with Hitachi Ltd. Produces More Compact, Lower-priced Finger Vein Authentication Device

Tokyo, Japan, – HitachiSoft will launch the new Johmon J300, a more compact and lower-priced model of its finger vein authentication device that uses vein patterns in the finger to identify users, from November 30. At the same time, the Company will launch AUthentiGate 02-00, a new functionally improved version of the authentication monitoring system…

ImageWare Systems and Foray Technologies Partner to Provide Extended Law Enforcement and Forensic Solution

SAN DIEGO-ImageWare® Systems, Inc. (AMEX:IW – News), a leading developer and provider of identity management solutions, today announced a joint marketing and strategic reseller agreement with Foray Technologies, a provider of complete case management and image authentication solutions. Under the terms of the agreement, the companies will jointly market and sell a comprehensive law enforcement…

Fujitsu Boosts Performance on LifeBook Convertible Notebooks, Maximizing Mobile Workforce Productivity

On-the-Go and in Any Lighting Condition, the LifeBook P1610 Convertible Notebook Delivers Unsurpassed Versatility With Indoor/Outdoor Touch Screen Display SUNNYVALE, CA- Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today announced the LifeBook® P1610 convertible notebook, a 2.2-pound powerhouse packed with full PC functionality and enhanced with an 8.9-inch indoor/outdoor touch screen display for on-your-feet, on-the-go computing. Fujitsu also…

Nuance Communications Improves Employee Productivity and Organizational Communication with New Suite of Speech-Enabled Enterprise Applications

New Product Suite Supports Employee-to-Employee Communications, Employee Password Reset and Disaster Recovery Strategies BURLINGTON, Mass.-Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN – News), a leading supplier of speech and imaging solutions, today launched SpeechAttendant(TM) Large Enterprise Edition (SA-LEE), an integrated product suite that combines proven auto attendant and directory services with enhanced applications to power employee productivity,…

Lockheed Martin Announces Solution, Team for Transportation Worker Identification Credential Pursuit

ROCKVILLE, Md., – Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has offered the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) a solution for rapid nationwide deployment of biometric identification cards for the next phase of the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)program. The Lockheed Martin team bidding the proposal includes Daon, Datatrac, Deloitte Consulting LLP, MAXIMUS, Inc., and LexisNexis Special Services Inc.,…

Sig-Tec Integrates silex’s S1 Fingerprint Reader into Its Logical Access Security Solution for Healthcare

silex technology america, Inc. today announced a partnership with Sig-Tec that will integrate its S1 fingerprint reader into Sig-Tec’s Logical Access Security solution for healthcare to create the most reliable and durable enterprise healthcare solution on the market. With legislation such as HIPAA requiring medical professionals to keep patient records confidential, hospitals and healthcare organizations…

bioMETRX, Inc. Engages Yeebo as Manufacturer

JERICHO, N.Y., – bioMETRX Inc., Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: BMRX) announced that it has engaged Yeebo Group as its manufacturer. bioMETRX, Inc. is the leader in the design, development and manufacturing of consumer based finger activated products in the United States. bioMETRX has focused its efforts on understanding what consumers need to simplify their lives and…

ImageWare Systems Selected to Provide Multi-Biometric Identity Management System for Colombian Banking Industry

SAN DIEGO, CA,- ImageWare Systems, Inc. (AMEX: IW), a leading developer of identity management solutions, today announced that the company has been selected to develop a multi-biometric identity management system for an undisclosed financial institution in Colombia. The initial pilot project is valued at approximately $100,000 and is expected to be completed in first quarter…

BIO-key(R) Debuts New Technologies at the 2006 FireRMS(TM) User Conference

WALL, N.J., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — BIO-key International Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI – News), a leader in wireless public safety solutions and finger based biometric identification, today announced that it will be holding its annual Fire and EMS Users Conference on November 6-8 in Las Vegas, NV. This event is dedicated to helping first…

Tony Blair: “We need ID cards to secure our borders and ease modern life”

Firms across the world are already using fingerprint or iris recognition. More than 50 countries are developing biometric passports. France, Italy and Spain plan to make their ID cards biometric. Visitors to the United States now digitally record their fingerprint, and new UK passports from last month must carry a facial biometric.

AuthenTec to Discuss Biometric Fingerprint Security in Mobile Commerce at CARTES and IBF Conferences in Europe

MELBOURNE, Fla. & PARIS & LONDON-The head of European operations for AuthenTec, the world leader in biometric fingerprint sensor security, innovation and sales, will discuss the latest trends in biometric security in mobile commerce at the CARTES and International Biometrics Forum (IBF) conferences being held in November in Paris and London later this month. AuthenTec’s…

ZKSoftware Participated at the London Biometric Exhibition & Conference 2006

China Shenzhen, Exhibition News——At the grand holding of the 9th U.K. Biometric Exhibition & Conference 2006 on Oct. 18 in London, ZKSoftware came to London with a brand-new visualization of many products and technical patents which became the brightest scene in this exhibition and received high praise from many famous international distributors. Shenzhen ZKSoftware is…

San Jose Police Department Selects New Intermec CN3 Rugged Mobile Computers with with Cogent’s BlueCheck(TM) fingerprint reader

EVERETT, Wash.-The City of San Jose, Calif. has selected CN3 mobile computers, the world’s smallest rugged mobile computer, from Intermec Inc. (NYSE:IN – News) for its police department as part of the city’s Electronic Citation Project. The project is being developed in close partnership with Intermec Honours Program partners 3i Infotech Inc., MobileFrame LLC and…

UK’s Home Office Selects Cogent Systems Software for the Initial Phase of the Biometric UKvisas Program

SOUTH PASADENA, Calif.-Cogent Systems (Nasdaq:COGT – News) today announced that the United Kingom’s (UK) Home Office has selected Cogent to provide software for the UKvisas Biometrics Program. The software solution will support the capture of both fingerprint and facial images. The UKvisas Biometrics Program is providing equipment to approximately 250 locations worldwide to capture biometric…

L-1 Identity Solutions Reports Third Quarter 2006 Financial Results

STAMFORD, Conn.-L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc., (NYSE:ID – News), a leading supplier of identity solutions and services, today reported results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2006. L-1 Identity Solutions consists of, among other things, the historic operations of Viisage Technology, Inc. and Identix, Incorporated which merged on August 29, 2006. Revenue for the third…

Bioscrypt Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2006

Bioscrypt Delivers 13 Percent Revenue Growth Year-to-Date TORONTO, – Bioscrypt Inc. (TSX: BYT – News), a leading provider of identity verification technology, today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2006. Bioscrypt revenue for the nine months ended September 30, 2006 of US$12.6 million increased by 13% from the US$11.1 million reported during…

Titanium Group Announces Contract With Major Travel Agency in China

Company Signs China Travel Service, Ltd With 40 Branches in Hong Kong and 21 Overseas Branches in 14 Countries SAN JOSE, Calif., – Titanium Group, Ltd. (OTC BB:TTNUF.OB – News), a leading biometric and security solutions provider, today announced it has signed a contract to provide its ProAccess FaceGuard security solution to China Travel Service,…

Iowa Department of Transportation Selects Digimarc Facial Recognition Solution to Enforce “One Driver, One License”

Iowa DOT awards $1.4 million contract for Digimarc Biometric Identification Beaverton, Ore. – Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC) today announced the Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) has awarded the Company a $1.4 million contract to implement facial recognition-based biometrics to deter driver license fraud. Iowa is one of a growing number of U.S. driver license issuers…

Motorola Provides South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division with Enhanced Biometric Identification Solution

South Carolina Law Enforcement Division solves old case with new Motorola technology ANAHEIM, Calif.– Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) technology is providing South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) with a powerful new weapon in fighting crime, the Motorola Printrak Biometric Identification Solution (BIS). This system delivers more accurate fingerprint and palmprint matching capabilities that effectively enhance…

Fujitsu’s PalmSecure(TM) Biometric Palm Vein Authentication Deployed by Hair Care Company Aderans for PC Log-in System

Tokyo, Japan, – Fujitsu Limited today announced that Aderans Co., Ltd., a major Japanese hair care company, will deploy Fujitsu’s PalmSecure(TM) contactless biometric palm vein authentication system for the PC log-in system for computers used by staff at Aderans branches throughout Japan. This is the first implementation of palm vein-based biometric authentication to safeguard customer…

CyberKey Solutions, Inc. Unveils New “Regency” BioLock at Asia-Pacific Homeland Security Summit and Expo 2006

ST. GEORGE, UT – CyberKey Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CKYS) is pleased to announce that the Company has successfully unveiled the new Regency BioLock door lock system at the Asia-Pacific Homeland Security Summit and Exposition 2006. The Regency BioLock is a user-friendly, biometrically accessible deadbolt door lock system to be applied to external and/or internal doors…

id-Confirm(TM) Strengthens Management Team

Speth to Roll out Sales Initiatives for the SecureLink System(TM), an End-to-End Solution That Prevents Identity Theft DENVER-id-Confirm, Inc. (OTCBB:IDCO – News) is pleased to announce the recent hire of Robert Speth as the company’s new Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Speth brings nearly 15 years of executive sales management experience achieving world-class results…

Gatekeeper Business Solutions, Inc. Implements MLC Biometric Technology Solution With the City of Deerfield Beach, FL

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla.-Gatekeeper Business Solutions (GBS) a time and labor management solution provider, effectively implemented its Municipal Labor Control (MLC) solution with the City of Deerfield Beach. The MLC solution provides management with more timely information and streamlined their current processes by replacing their time collection punch clocks and manual time sheets. Employees within Public…

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