Sensory to demo in-app AI-powered banking teller at FinovateFall 2017

Sensory will be providing the first public demo of its in-app, artificial intelligence (AI)-powered virtual banking teller at FinovateFall 2017 next week in New York City. The proof-of-concept demo and application for Sensory’s advanced embedded AI technologies provide bank and financial institution customers a virtual bank teller experience directly on their smartphones and tablets, without the need and risk of sending valuable information to the cloud. The demo application will be available for banks to test and integrate into their

Infineon introduces FIDO certified Bluetooth solution

Infineon Technologies has introduced a FIDO-certified Bluetooth low energy (BLE) reference design for wireless authentication tokens. By using such a token in addition to their password, consumers can securely authenticate their online activities on mobile devices. “63 per cent of all successful online breaches can be tracked back to inadequate passwords,” said Joerg Borchert, Vice President of the Chip Card & Security Division at Infineon Technologies Americas Corp and Board Representative in the FIDO Alliance. “The FIDO industry standard is

Eyeprint ID integrated into HYPR biometric security suite

HYPR Corp. has partnered with EyeVerify to integrate Eyeprint ID payment-grade biometric technology into the HYPR platform giving enterprise customers a powerful and unique biometric sensing modality to achieve increased levels of assurance. According to a company statement, Eyeprint ID uses any existing 1+ MP smart device camera to image and pattern match the unique blood vessels in the whites of the eye and other micro features in and around the eye and the firm says it is more accurate

Eyeprint ID now FIDO Certified, 2M unique enrolled devices

EyeVerify’s eye-based mobile biometric authentication solution, Eyeprint ID, has been named FIDO Certified by the FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance. Eyeprint ID lets users authenticate themselves on their mobile devices by turning a selfie into a digital key in less than a second by using existing smart device cameras to image and pattern match the visible blood vessels and other micro features in and around the eye. Being FIDO Certified means that Eyeprint ID is fully compliant with the FIDO

Synaptics, Nok Nok Labs to simplify FIDO certified app development

Synaptics has partnered with Nok Nok Labs to provide OEMs with real-world test and development environments that combine FIDO Certified Synaptics and Nok Nok Labs solutions. The partnership simplifies the FIDO certification process for Synaptics’ customers. By using Nok Nok Labs servers and software, Synaptics and OEMs are able to verify FIDO enabled devices in real-world authentication situations. “The Nok Nok S3 Authentication Suite enables organizations to leverage the FIDO protocol for strong authentication, and our relationship with Synaptics helps

Sonavation develops ultrasound biometric authentication solution

Sonavation announced it has developed SonicTouch, an ultrasound biometric authentication solution for digital and device security. The FIDO-ready system-in-package module is designed to deliver the next generation of identity security and be easily integrated into mobile and IoT devices. Sonavation said it is currently finalizing design-in specifications and launch schedules with three global tier one mobile device manufacturers. SonicTouch offers match-in-sensor architecturally flexible design, offering a new generation advancement in trustworthy authentication. Incorporating the Sonavation 3D ultrasound sensor, SonicTouch offers

Egis Technology promoting fingerprint IC sensors, authentication and mobile payment solutions at Cartes

Egis Technology announced it is exhibiting its new lineup of fingerprint IC sensors, authentication solutions, mobile payment solutions based on FIDO specifications and PKI as well as their FIDO Certified UAF and U2F products at CARTES Secure Connexions 2015, held in Paris from November 17 through 19. The company’s touch and hybrid fingerprint sensors are able to accurately authenticate and verify the identity of the user, with the ability to read fingerprints under various conditions, such as wet and dry

NTT DOCOMO offers FIDO Certified devices and services

The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance announced that NTT DOCOMO intends to expand FIDO authentication for its country-wide mobile network with new FIDO Certified devices, and by extending FIDO authentication through DOCOMO ID to carrier billing services partners. The move comes a few months after NTT DOCOMO became the first mobile networking operator (MNO) worldwide to enable FIDO authentication. NTT DOCOMO will extend FIDO authentication to third-party mobile commerce partners and more customers throughout Japan by offering FIDO authentication in

NTT DOCOMO first to implement Qualcomm biometrics authentication platform

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI) announced that NTT DOCOMO Inc. has become the first operator to adopt and implement the Qualcomm Snapdragon Sense ID biometrics platform. The platform, which is currently supported in the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, is being used alongside third-party biometric sensors for DOCOMO’s mobile biometric authentication service starting this week in Japan. The service includes ID login authentication and carrier billing payment, which will provide customers with greater security and simplified authentication when making mobile payments and

Most popular biometrics news reports for week ending May 2

Here’s a recap of most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on this past week. Synaptics confirms fingerprint sensor in Samsung Galaxy S6, reports quarterly results – Synaptics CEO Richard Bergman confirmed that the company’s small area touch fingerprint sensor is embedded in the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Edge smartphones. Inside HYPR’s biometric token solution, FIDO certification – Biometric security firm HYPR is hoping to disrupt the authentication market with its cloud-based biometric token platform, which uses sensors and