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Onfido Receives Fraud Prevention Prize at 2020 InfoSec Awards

Onfido Receives Fraud Prevention Prize at 2020 InfoSec Awards

Onfido has picked up the prize for Best Product for Next Gen Fraud Prevention at the 8th annual InfoSec Awards. The winners were selected by Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), and were announced at this week’s 2020 RSA Conference in San Francisco. The InfoSec Awards were set up to acknowledge outstanding achievements in the cybersecurity space, with prizes…

ID Talk Podcast: IDEMIA’s Matt Thompson on the Evolution of Mobile ID

ID Talk Podcast: IDEMIA’s Matt Thompson on the Evolution of Mobile ID

We are nearing the end of unpacking FindBiometrics’ 17th annual Year in Review Survey. In celebration of a new decade in biometrics, we are interviewing identity industry leaders on the ID Talk Podcast, discussing major milestones, trends and topics from biometrics throughout the past ten years. That’s why on this latest episode, we are pleased…

Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 4 – Simplifying Life with Biometrics

Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 4 – Simplifying Life with Biometrics

The FindBiometrics Year in Review is a massive industry event, collecting the opinions of biometrics industry experts from a wide range of backgrounds. Each year our industry survey checks the industry pulse on the popularity of biometric modalities, the excitement around specific vertical markets, and attitudes toward critical industry issues like privacy, regulation and public…

Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 3 – Contactless, Frictionless, Invisible Biometrics

Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 3 – Contactless, Frictionless, Invisible Biometrics

The FindBiometrics Year in Review is a massive industry event, collecting the opinions of biometrics industry experts from a wide range of backgrounds. Each year our industry survey checks the industry pulse on the popularity of biometric modalities, the excitement around specific vertical markets, and attitudes toward critical industry issues like privacy, regulation and public…

Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 2 – Education and Transformation in Biometrics

Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 2 – Education and Transformation in Biometrics

The FindBiometrics Year in Review is a massive industry event, collecting the opinions of biometrics industry experts from a wide range of backgrounds. Each year our industry survey checks the industry pulse on the popularity of biometric modalities, the excitement around specific vertical markets, and attitudes toward critical industry issues like privacy, regulation and public…

TPG Takes $60M Stake in AU10TIX

TPG Takes $60M Stake in AU10TIX

“[AU10TIX] has established itself as a KYC and customer onboarding solutions provider in the areas of financial services, travel, transportation, and gaming. Alternative asset firm TPG has taken a big stake in AU10TIX, investing $60 million in the latter’s holding company, ABC Technologies B.V. Based in Cyprus, AU10TIX specializes in customer onboarding and KYC automation…

Onfido Doubles VC Funding in Latest Round

Onfido Doubles VC Funding in Latest Round

“With this new funding, we can protect more businesses, in more countries—and in more ways—from the effects of fraud,” – Husayn Kassai, CEO, Onfido Onfido has raised $50 million in its latest round of investor funding, led by SBI Investment and Salesforce Ventures. Other contributors to the round included M12 (formerly Microsoft Ventures), FinVC, and…

Mitek to Bring Mobile Biometric Onboarding to Experian Platform

Mitek to Bring Mobile Biometric Onboarding to Experian Platform

Mobile biometric onboarding is coming to Experian’s CrossCore platform thanks to a new partnership with Mitek, whose Mobile Verify and Mobile Fill solutions are to be integrated into Experian’s identity security platform. Mitek’s solutions will enable Experian to provide its clients with a streamlined remote onboarding process for their end customers, allowing them to verify…

Innovatrics Jumps Into Selfie-Enrollment Market

Innovatrics Jumps Into Selfie-Enrollment Market

With excitement growing over selfie-based enrollment solutions, Innovatrics has jumped into the ring. The company has announced a new solution called the Digital Onboarding Toolkit, or DOT. The biometric enrollment system requires three simple steps. First, an end user takes a picture of a piece of official ID, such as a driver’s license. Next, they…

Toronto-based Goldmoney Picks Jumio For Onboarding

Toronto-based Goldmoney Picks Jumio For Onboarding

Another client is looking to take full advantage of Jumio‘s mobile biometric identity verification platform: Toronto-based Goldmoney. In the age of BitCoin mining, Goldmoney’s business revolves around the old-fashioned idea of investing in actual precious metals. But this is also the mobile age, and Goldmoney must adapt to trends in digitalization – and digital fraud…

Bitstamp Uses Onfido For Customer Onboarding

Bitstamp Uses Onfido For Customer Onboarding

Onfido’s biometric ID verification solution is now being used to onboard customers of Bitstamp, a major cryptocurrency exchange. The Onfido solution is designed to let clients confirm the identities of their end users via tablets or smartphones. The system combines facial recognition and document reading capabilities to biometrically confirm that users are who they say…

Electronic Gaming Operator GVC Holdings Picks Jumio For Player Onboarding

Electronic Gaming Operator GVC Holdings Picks Jumio For Player Onboarding

GVC Holdings, an electronic gaming operator, is going to take advantage of Jumio‘s ID verification technology for player onboarding, the companies have announced. Customer verification is a critical matter for GVC. The company doesn’t offer Angry Birds-type gaming services, but rather the online gambling variety, with brands in its portfolio like ‘Partypoker’ and ‘Casino Club’.…

Fujitsu Launches Smart Origination Platform

Fujitsu Launches Smart Origination Platform

Fujitsu has officially launched the Smart Origination platform it developed in collaboration with ImageWare, InAuth, Intelligent Environments, Mitek, and Trunomi. The platform is designed to help client financial institutions to easily enroll customers in under five minutes, allowing them to digitally collect and verify identity documents, in part with using technologies such as ImageWare’s biometric…

iBeta Announces New Software Testing Packages

iBeta Announces New Software Testing Packages

iBeta Quality Assurance has announced three new packages for web-based load and performance testing. The company offers software performance testing pertaining to quality and performance, security, and biometrics. The trio of new packages has a strong focus on online onboarding, particularly with respect to e-commerce. The BasicScan package tests scalability, login scripts and user registration,…

STC Group to Show Off Multimodal Onboarding System at FinovateFall

STC Group to Show Off Multimodal Onboarding System at FinovateFall

STC Group (represented by SpeechPro in North America) has been invited to showcase its Documented Biometric Onboarding (DBO) solution at this year’s FinovateFall conference in New York City. It’s a mobile solution designed to offer effective multimodal authentication. First, a user aims her phone at her ID document: The system scans the relevant information and…