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Biometric Credentials Incorporated into Blockchain App

Biometric Credentials Incorporated into Blockchain App

WISeKey has announced a new edition of its WISeID blockchain app. Called WISeID 6, the app incorporates biometric credentials to help validate the digital identities of users. Supported biometric modalities include facial and fingerprint recognition, which complement a master password tied to each user. The aim is to ensure that users are who they say…

HYPR Partners With Cryptocurrency Blockchain Vault

HYPR Partners With Cryptocurrency Blockchain Vault

Biometric IT security specialist HYPR has announced a new partnership with BitGo, a cryptocurrency blockchain platform. BitGo is a security-as-a-service platform offering a blockchain vault for all transactions conducted via the Bitcoin cryptocurrency, reportedly processing more than a billion dollars’ worth of digital money every day. Given the sensitivity of the associated data, the platform necessarily requires sophisticated…