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Eyeprints To Protect Mobile Banking Transactions

Eyeprints To Protect Mobile Banking Transactions

EyeVerify Eyprint recognition selected to offer primary or secondary factor authentication for mobile banking app users Today EyeVerify, the startup behind biometric technology that can measure the vascular paterns on the side of an eyeball (called an Eyeprint), announced that its mobile solution has been selected by The System Works Group (TSWG) as an integrator…

BREAKING NEWS: Cross Match Acquires DigitalPersona

BREAKING NEWS: Cross Match Acquires DigitalPersona

Cross Match Holdings and DigitalPersona have just now announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. The result is what is being called the largest independent provider of biometric identity solutions. With this acquisition, Cross Match is also taking the opportunity to shake things up in terms of management, appointing Rich Agostinelli, current…

Facial Biometrics Replacing Passwords in Online Learning

Facial Biometrics Replacing Passwords in Online Learning

Biometrics have a very special place in multilingual deployment scenarios. The human body speaks its own universal language of identity. We have seen this particularly benefit the healthcare industry through field deployments that leverage fingerprint biometrics to better keep track of health records regardless of language or literacy barriers. Now, we are beginning to see…

BIO-key Fingerprint Authentication Protecting AEON Credit Call Centers

BIO-key Fingerprint Authentication Protecting AEON Credit Call Centers

March 10, 2014 – by Peter B. Counter      AEON Credit Services has taken the necessary steps to improve security and cut down on redundant administration costs associated with password resets by taking the plunge into biometric logical access control. The company is a subsidiary of AEON Credit Japan, which is primarily involved in…

SRI International’s Iris on the Move N-Glance Protecting Pan Caribbean Data Center

SRI International’s Iris on the Move N-Glance Protecting Pan Caribbean Data Center

February 25, 2014 – by Peter B. Counter      As our reliance on cloud technology, high speed information transfer and the other luxuries that modern technology has made essential for businesses of all sizes, it is tantamount that the proper level of security is protecting the mission critical and confidential information constantly sent into the…

3M Cogent Biometric Fingerprint Technology Integrated Into Entrust IdentityGuard

3M Cogent Biometric Fingerprint Technology Integrated Into Entrust IdentityGuard

February 24, 2014 – by Peter B. Counter      As is often said, the key to biometric adoption lies in a delicate balance between a promised increase of security and a decrease in the friction users experience when interacting with it. Essentially: next generation authentication is in high demand, but its biggest obstacle in…

Physically Protecting Data: EnterTech Deploys Biometric Access Control at SuperNAPs

Physically Protecting Data: EnterTech Deploys Biometric Access Control at SuperNAPs

February 5. 2014 – by Peter B. Counter      Data is valuable and needs protection. It is the basic premise that drives biometric adoption in the area of logical access control, BYOD and mobile device management. The focus on the importance of virtual information is increasingly growing, and with this also grows the threat…

DigitalPersona’s Big Year in Biometric Banking [Year in Review 2013]

DigitalPersona’s Big Year in Biometric Banking [Year in Review 2013]

January 20, 2014 – by the findBIOMETRICS Team       As part of the findBIOMETRICS annual Year in Review survey, we don’t only ask experts to participate in our biometrics industry polls, we also provide everyone participating a chance to personally divulge their opinions on the year that was and preview what’s to come over the…

Smart Cards: Oberthur Technologies Makes Available the ID-One PIV for eSE

Smart Cards: Oberthur Technologies Makes Available the ID-One PIV for eSE

November 6, 2013, by Peter B. Counter Among the newest board members of the FIDO Alliance, smart card solutions provider Oberthur Technologies, has announced the availability of its new ID-One Personal Identity Verification (PIV) for eSE. The embedded Secure Element (eSE) solution is designed to offer a consistent level of smart card based security  across…

The Emerging Opportunities: A Discussion With Frost & Sullivan Reserch Analysts About The Future of Biometrics

October 29, 2013 – by Peter B. Counter Recently research firm Frost & Sullivan published a report titled “Emerging Opportunities in Global Biometrics Market.” The report details the global biometrics market growth over the next six years and predicts a total market growth of 22.5 percent between 2012 and 2019, singling out emerging areas of application and…

FPC Introduces World’s First Smart Card with an Embedded Fingerprint Sensor

It’s been some time since we last reported on Fingerprint Cards AB (FPC) outside of the mobile device fingerprint biometrics market, with the company’s aggressive stance in Asia being a constant staple of recent smartphone news. Today however, FPC announced the launch of a biometric smart card that features an embedded touch sensor and processor…

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