Qualcomm Mobile Security to license EyeLock iris authentication technology

EyeLock LLC has entered into a license agreement with Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, for Qualcomm Mobile Security. Under the agreement, EyeLock is developing iris authentication solutions that are designed to work with Qualcomm Mobile Security and enable OEMs across the entire IoT scope to benefit from EyeLock’s iris authentication capabilities. “This agreement is a great acknowledgement of the quality and capability of our technology and an indication of the growing demand for increased security and convenience

STANLEY Security to offer EyeLock iris biometric access control solutions to North American customers

EyeLock announced that STANLEY Security, a division of Stanley Black & Decker, will offer EyeLock’s full suite of hardware and software access control solutions to its North American customer base. According to a company statement, EyeLock’s approach provides maximum flexibility by offering designs that have either on-board or host-based processing and illumination. Its reference designs have working distances of up to 60 cm with a false accept rate of 1 in 1.5 million for single eye authentication and a false

EyeLock issued patent for single camera system to acquire iris and face biometrics

EyeLock has been issued U.S. Patent No. 9,646,217 relating to a single camera system designed to acquire iris and face image biometrics by adjusting the lighting between the two acquisitions. “Our latest patent continues to strengthen EyeLock’s position in the mobile and broader Internet of Things (IoT) sectors,” said EyeLock CEO Jim Demitrieus. “The compact design of this solution leverages a single camera component to perform multiple functions, resulting in a lower total cost to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and

Eyelock patents technology for predicting timing for quality iris images

EyeLock has been issued a U.S. patent relating to technology that uses conditions of the iris to predict a time sequence for acquiring a high probability of quality iris images. As noted in the application for U.S. Patent No. 9,633,260, the invention uses conditions about the iris to predict an upcoming time window during which there is a high probability that quality iris images can be acquired for biometric purposes. During this limited timeframe, a limited number of images with

Eyelock issued patent for mobility identity platforms

EyeLock has been granted a patent for an invention that selects images with the best iris-related quality metrics to hold in memory for further processing. This represents the company’s 46th issued patent. According to a company statement, the mobility identity platform: provides opportunistic acquisition of a number of iris images from which a limited number of images that each meets a quality threshold is stored or maintained for further processing; does not require autofocus functions that often trail user movements

EyeLock patents technology to sequentially link iris and facial biometrics

EyeLock has been granted a U.S. patent for technology that links an iris image with a face image acquired in sequence (during the same transaction), which marks its 45th issued patent. Originally filed on May 14, 2015, Patent No. 9,613,281 is titled “Methods for performing biometric recognition of a human eye and corroboration of same”. The patent application details a biometric recognition method that collects multiple face images or other non-iris images, along with an iris image of an individual.

EyeLock demonstrating outdoor iris ID authentication solution at ISC Wes

EyeLock will be exhibiting its outdoor iris identity authentication solution, nano EXT, as well as several other solutions, at ISC West next week in Las Vegas. The nano EXT is designed to handle extreme outdoor environments while providing improved security and convenience for data centers, banks, factories, industrial facilities, and office buildings. The solution incorporates several features including an IP-67 rating for operating in extreme outdoor conditions, an IK-10 certification for its vandal-resistant construction, a standoff distance of 19-24 inches,

EyeLock demonstrates iris biometric capability on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835

EyeLock demonstrated its iris biometric solution on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile platform with X16 LTE at this week’s Mobile World Congress 2017. The Snapdragon 835 processor contains the Qualcomm Haven security platform, a set of hardware, software and biometric technologies that provides security features for online banking and payments. The platform also includes hardware-based user authentication, device attestation, and device security for various applications, including mobile payments, enterprise access, and personal data protection. Aside from providing secure fingerprint

EyeLock white paper discusses biometric authentication in the cloud

​​​EyeLock has released a new white paper titled “What You Should Know About Biometrics in the Cloud”. The white paper discusses the challenges caused by biometrics in the cloud as well as how EyeLock’s new biometric protection system BioDentity Suite helps to address these issues. Authored by Christopher Ream, chief information security officer at EyeLock, the paper emphasizes the importance of identity protection in maintaining security as applications and devices shift from the enterprise network to the cloud. In December,

EyeLock to exhibit iris authentication technology at Intersec Dubai 2017

EyeLock LLC will be exhibiting its suite of iris authentication technology at Intersec Dubai 2017, on January 22-24 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Dubai. Featuring EyeLock’s proprietary software, security, algorithms and optics, the iris authentication technology delivers secure, reliable and user-friendly capabilities, according to the company. EyeLock’s technology analyzes more than 240 unique iris characteristics to deliver dual-eye authentication, an unmatched security architecture and anti-spoofing technology. The company will exhibit the nano NXT, EyeLock Identity Suite