SecuGen showcasing Bluetooth enabled OEM fingerprint sensor at ISC West

Optical fingerprint device and technology vendor SecuGen will be demonstrating its Bluetooth enabled OEM fingerprint sensor at ISC West next month in Las Vegas. The UN20 Bluetooth is an embedded fingerprint solution that uses a Bluetooth interface with an easy-to-use set of commands that allows a developer to capture fingerprint images, extract templates, and to enroll, search and match fingerprint templates all within the UN20 device. The UN20 Bluetooth hardware is FBI certified for use in the FIPS 201 PIV

MePIN adds liveness detection option to authentication platform

MePIN has added human recognition and user recognition options to its MePIN Universal Authentication platform which can be used together with more traditional authentication methods. The new MePIN biometric policies can be used to provide further protection during high risk transactions, extending the platform’s existing Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) based non-repudiation without compromising the user experience. The human recognition option includes liveness detection to ensure that a payment or authentication app recognizes a human user during a transaction. The provider

SecuGen to showcase Bluetooth enabled OEM fingerprint sensor at RSA

Optical fingerprint device and technology vendor SecuGen will be demonstrating the UN20 Bluetooth, a Bluetooth-enabled OEM fingerprint sensor that is FAP 20 certified, small, rugged and affordable at this year’s RSA Conference in San Francisco next month. According to a company statement, the UN20 Bluetooth uses a Bluetooth interface with a simple and easy-to-use set of commands that allows the developer to capture fingerprint images, extract templates, and to enroll, search and match fingerprint templates all within the UN20 device.

SecuGen releases optical OEM fingerprint sensor

SecuGen has released the UN20 Serial, a standalone, optical, OEM fingerprint sensor that is FAP 20 certified by the FBI. The serial interface sensor can be controlled using a simplified set of commands that allows the developer to capture fingerprint images, extract templates, and to enroll, search and match fingerprint templates. The UN20 Serial is small, rugged and durable, and highly accurate. The UN20 Serial hardware is FBI certified for use in the FIPS 201 PIV program under the FAP

SecuGen to demo bluetooth enabled OEM fingerprint sensor at CES

Optical fingerprint device and technology vendor SecuGen announced that they will be demonstrating the UN20 Bluetooth, a Bluetooth enabled OEM fingerprint sensor that is FAP 20 certified, small, rugged, and affordable at the CES 2017 show in Las Vegas in January. According to a company statement, the UN20 Bluetooth uses a Bluetooth interface with a simple and easy to use set of commands that allows the developer to capture fingerprint images, extract templates, and to enroll, search and match fingerprint

UK mobile startup bank Atom goes live with face and voice biometric authentication

According to a report in Finextra, mobile-only startup Atom Bank has gone live in the UK following the lifting of regulatory restrictions. The bank uses face and voice biometrics plus machine learning technology to authenticate and service clients. The Atom app will initially be made available now for iPhone and iPad users who have pre-registered via the bank’s website. An Android version will be released soon. According to reports, Atom Bank has raised more than £135m in capital since April

Broad range of biometric technology and identity solutions coming to ISC West

The ISC West 2016 security trade show kicks off this week in Las Vegas, Nevada and visitors can expect to see, demo and learn about a broad range of biometric technology and identity solutions. BioConnect announced that it will be exhibiting jointly with Suprema and will be showcasing some impressive new products and solutions. BioConnect will be presenting its identity platform featuring five integrations with access control management systems including: Paxton Net2, AMAG Symmetry, Software House CCURE 9000, Genetec Security

SecuGen bringing its UN20 Serial OEM fingerprint sensor to ISC West

Fingerprint technology firm SecuGen will be showcasing the UN20 Serial, a stand-alone, high performance, low cost, optical fingerprint sensor at ISC West 2016 to be held in Las Vegas next month. The UN20 Serial OEM sensor integrates SecuGen’s FAP 20 certified, optical fingerprint sensor with a 1 GHz CPU and SecuGen’s library of NIST certified template extraction and matching algorithms. In addition, the UN20 Serial provides an open Linux development environment so developers can add their own functionality. This is

Yardstick introducing biometric enrollment and verification to its testing and eLearning environments

BioConnect and Yardstick are partnering to transform identity management in the professional testing and assessment industry. According to its website, Yardstick offers expertise in exam administration, psychometrics, and eLearning instructional design and development with technology to service governments, associations, licensing and certification bodies, and corporations. BioConnect will enable Yardstick to introduce biometric enrolment and verification capabilities into its high-stakes and low-stakes testing environments and regulated online training products, using credentials such as the user’s face, eyes, heartbeat or fingerprint. BioConnect

Entertech says its identity management platform ‘the standard’ for biometric integrations in access control industry

Suprema partner Entertech Systems is saying that its BioConnect identity management platform has become the standard for biometric integrations in the access control industry. “Each access control management solution has very different roles and requirements,” said Rob Douglas, Founder and CEO of Entertech Systems Inc. “Through our partnerships, we created a standardized biometric platform with a world-class biometrics partner, Suprema giving us the ability to configure successful solutions based on rightful identity – resulting in a simple unified approach for