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DHS-wide biometrics programs, issues, detailed in data mining report to Congress

The comprehensive, legally mandated new Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Privacy Office’s Data Mining Report to Congress provides detailed updates…

 

Bringing biometrics to the door and across the enterprise

This is a guest post by Wayne Pak, director of product marketing, physical access control with HID Global. Biometrics fuse…

 

NEC facial biometrics to be deployed for Rugby World Cup and busiest international airport in Japan

Deployments of NEC’s facial recognition technology throughout Japan are continuing with its adoption to screen reporters attending the Rugby World…

 

Biometric database startup Jagstar completes trial for hotel ID system

Facial recognition database provider Jagstar has completed a three-week test of its FaceFacts Pro ID system in partnership with Next…

 

Rumor has iris biometric scanner out, ultrasonic fingerprint sensor in for Samsung Galaxy S10

Samsung may not include an iris scanner in the forthcoming Galaxy S10 flagship smartphone, but will use an in-display ultrasonic…

 

Tappy introduces biometric watch strap for payments, access and digital authentication

Tappy Technologies has launched its passive biometrics-enabled watch strap that offers payments, access and digital authentication functionalities. The Hong Kong-based…

 

Chinese government warns about vulnerability of residential facial recognition smart door locks

China’s State Administration of Market Regulation has warned people of the “hidden dangers” of smart door locks with facial recognition,…

 

Biometrics required for new DOD bio/toxins lab access in response to security lapses

Various forms of biometrics are being incorporated at all Department of Defense (DOD) laboratories and other facilities using dangerous Biological…

 

Zwipe and Tappy Technologies to develop wearable biometric payment devices

Zwipe and wearables technology company Tappy Technologies today announced a partnership to jointly develop and launch biometrics-enabled wearable payment, access…

 

Imprivata fingerprint technology compatibility added to 10ZiG endpoint devices

10ZiG Technology has added support for Imprivata’s Fingerprint Reader to its Thin & Zero Client endpoint series to provide highly…

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