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IDEX introduces new large area sensor for biometric cards
IDEX has announced a new large area sensor for biometric cards. According to a company statement, the bendable sensor is based on IDEX’s off-chip technology and leverages the company’s advanced ASIC which enables a combination of enhanced processing performance......
December 11, 2017

Suprema wins security award for its biometric access control solutions
Suprema has been recognized in A&S’s 2017 Security 50 rankings for the seventh year in a row. The Security 50 from A&S magazine is an annual ranking of publicly listed physical security manufacturers around the globe solely based on......
December 11, 2017

Nok Nok Labs announces FIDO implementation for key attestation by major mobile network operator
Nok Nok Labs has announced an implementation of a FIDO UAF 1.1 product on Android 8.0 devices by NTT DOCOMO, the first of its kind by a major mobile network operator, according to the announcement. The implementation leverages Nok......
December 11, 2017

Hill Top Security files patent application for a biometric security system for cryptocurrencies
Hill Top Security has filed a patent application for a biometric security solution designed to protect bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies from theft and loss. The solution, UxToken, is a biometrics-enabled, GPS trackable crypto-currency private key safe storage. The application......
December 11, 2017

NoPassword partners with ForgeRock
NoPassword today announced the partnership and integration capabilities between NoPassword and ForgeRock. The integration allows ForgeRock customers to integrate NoPassword Human and Hidden Multi-Factor Authentication (H²MFA™) and secure their users’ access. According to the company, H²MFA leverages face, voice,......
December 11, 2017

Holiday online shopping – naughty or nice?
This is a guest post by Robert Capps, VP and authentication strategist at NuData Security. With the Christmas holidays coming up, there will be a race to secure holiday gifts at the best prices if they didn’t already on......
December 11, 2017

Forensics Europe Expo
Forensics Europe Expo March 6-7, 2018 Olympia, London With an incredible speaker line up, dozens of free seminars, tonnes of innovation and an exhibition of the latest technology, Forensics Europe Expo is gearing up to be the must-attend event......
December 11, 2017

Smart Materials Meet 2018
Smart Materials Meet 2018 April 19 – 20, 2018 Dubai, UAE The 5th World Congress on Smart and Emerging Materials (Smart Materials Meet 2018) will be held at Dubai, UAE on April 19-20, 2018. The conference invites all the......
December 11, 2017

Biometrics industry stocks this week
As the biometrics industry continues to grow, Biometric Update is bringing a new focus to the stories around the stocks in the sector. Check in with this space each week for a rundown of the financial news and interesting......
December 7, 2017

ICE sued for info about use of mobile biometric devices in immigration raids
A non-profit group of lawyers is suing the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency in federal court for failing to release records of its use of mobile biometric devices in immigration raids and joint operations with local law......
December 7, 2017