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Lenovo Health Teams With LifeMed to Offer Patient ID Solution

Lenovo Health Teams With LifeMed to Offer Patient ID Solution

Lenovo Health has teamed up with LifeMed Inc. to offer a patient ID solution for the healthcare market. They’re calling it the Authoritative Identity Management Exchange, or AIMe, and it’s meant to address the issues of record duplication, identity theft, and fraud. Essentially, the system is designed to establish a definitive link between a patient…

Money20/20: Settling The Spoofing Score

Money20/20: Settling The Spoofing Score

During yesterday’s FindBiometrics hosted panel at Money20/20, Biometric Identity & Its Applications in Financial Services & Payments, the conversation turned inevitably to the problem of spoofing on consumer biometric devices, namely, the iPhone. When the time came for the audience to ask their questions of the identity and finance experts on stage, immediately an attendee…

MasterCard Embraces Tokenization, Biometric Authentication

MasterCard Embraces Tokenization, Biometric Authentication

MasterCard is pushing ahead with new payment security technologies as it fights to stay competitive with alternative transaction tools. The company is now exploring biometric authentication for online payments, and introducing tokenization for card information. The company is advertising its biometric authentication system as a password replacement, aimed at both improving customer security and encouraging online…

HYPR: OPM Hack Attack Shows Dangers of Centralized Data Storage

HYPR: OPM Hack Attack Shows Dangers of Centralized Data Storage

In the wake of the OPM hacking scandal, HYPR is promoting its security solution as a means preventing such occurrences in the future. In a recent blog post, the company notes that the Office of Personnel Management lost the fingerprint biometric data of about 5.6 million people in the security breach, and asserts, “This is what…

Visa Focuses on mPayment Expansion, Biometric Security

Visa Focuses on mPayment Expansion, Biometric Security

Visa is ramping up its efforts to get into the digital payments game with an expansion of its digital wallet service and more intensive investigations into biometric security. According to a Financial Times article by Emma Dunkley, Visa Europe has been forming partnerships with major retailers in the UK in an attempt to get more…

MasterCard Speaks on Importance of Biometrics

MasterCard Speaks on Importance of Biometrics

MasterCard has been speaking about its digital securitization efforts at this year’s Risk to Reward conference in London, according to a Business Reporter article by Joanne Frearson. To that end, the company says it’s developing fingerprint and facial biometric systems. “The future is moving towards biometrics,” said Ajay Bhalla, MasterCard’s president of enterprise security solutions.…