ImageWare to demo GoVerifyID Enterprise Suite for IBM Security Access Manager at Money20/20

ImageWare Systems will demonstrate the GoVerifyID Enterprise Suite for IBM Security Access Manager at next week’s Money20/20 event in Las Vegas. Earlier this month ImageWare received IBM PartnerWorld’s ‘Ready for IBM Security Intelligence’ designation for its GoVerifyID Enterprise Suite. The solution has been validated to integrate with IBM Security Access Manager (ISAM). ISAM integration is the most recent addition to GoVerifyID Enterprise Suite, along with turnkey solutions for Microsoft Active Directory, and the Identity Management and Single Sign-On (SSO) products

BioRugged tablet features Suprema fingerprint module

Suprema revealed that its SFU-S20 fingerprint modules are integrated into the BioRugged LCC, a 5″ mobile Android device from BioRugged. SFU-S20 is an FBI PIV and FAP20 certified USB fingerprint scanner featuring a slim optical sensor with a larger platen and anti-spoofing technology. BioRugged LCC is a rugged biometric tablet for highly mobile environments designed for price sensitive markets. The device features GPS, WIFI, Bluetooth, a 2MP/8MP auto focus front-back camera and a large capacity battery. Suitable for any biometric

Qualcomm, Xiaomi developing 3D facial recognition for new smartphones

Following Apple’s lead, Qualcomm and Xiaomi are also developing their own facial recognition technology for their upcoming flagship smartphones, according to a report by Gizmochina. Xiaomi’s facial technology technology is expected to be introduced in the fourth quarter, just in time for it to be integrated into its expected flagship Mi Mix 2. Apple’s recently published patents revealed that the company’s facial recognition technology will support 3D sensors and can achieve facial recognition in just milliseconds. The recent trend of

Credence ID acknowledged with new product innovation award

Frost & Sullivan have recognized Credence ID with its 2017 Global New Product Innovation Award for CredenceTAB, a 10-inch tablet that combines an eDocument reader, high-resolution camera, fingerprint scanner, machine readable zone (MRZ), and a smartcard reader in a single handheld device. CredenceTAB is a full-featured 10-inch mobile biometric and credential reading tablet, that enables rapid registration, verification and authentication of user identities from any location. It combines enrolment-capable biometrics with a complete e-document reading suite for electronic ID verification.

InAuth, AimBrain to deliver six-factor mobile authentication solution

InAuth and AimBrain have partnered to enable banks and financial institutions, digital wallet providers, payment service providers (PSPs) and other organizations to deliver up to six factors of authentication for their customers’ mobile transactions. InAuth’s InMobile solution enables clients to determine the trustworthiness of the mobile device itself, while AimBrain’s authentication technology uses facial, voice and behavioral biometrics to verify the identity of the customer. The companies’ complementary technologies will help financial institutions implement strong customer authentication practices, while delivering a

BioRugged partners with Axon for major KYC projects in Africa

BioRugged recently outfitted West Africa’s telecommunications company MTN with more than 9,000 client enrollment and verification devices for know your customer (KYC) applications. BioRugged has a longstanding relationship with MTN, having supplied over 25,000 units to the company before the most recent agreements. MTN Cote d’Ivoire, MTN Nigeria, and MTN Liberia are the primary MTN markets purchasing BioRugged devices this year, with Globacom/Airtel Nigeria and Ethiopia Telecom being other important clients in Africa. In addition to KYC applications, the devices

Integrated Biometrics Five-O scanner sales start strong

Integrated Biometrics has received orders for more than 2,000 units of its Five-O mobile fingerprint scanner in the first month of its general availability, the company announced Tuesday. Initially unveiled in late April, the Five-O is an FBI certified FAP50 10-finger scanner which has a rugged design and is small enough to fit in a shirt pocket. Integrated Biometrics said in the announcement that it considers the sales an enthusiastic market validation, considering new product success in the market is

The future of biometrics and authentication

This is a guest post by Jeff Nolan, CMO of SecureAuth. As the threat landscape broadens, it’s essential that organizations adopt techniques that bring greater security and ‘close the front door’ to attackers, as stolen credentials are still one of the biggest threats. But at the same time, it’s essential not to put more barriers in the way of users and bother authorized users with processes unless there is a risk. Fortunately, there are multiple methods of authentication that are

Biometric audio security patent issued to Max Sound

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued Max Sound Corporation a patent for biometric audio security. “I am pleased to report this new patent being issued,” states John Blaisure, CEO of Max Sound. “… with the growing number of mobile devices now in excess of 7 billion, the demand for new technologies like MAXD to protect security of consumers is higher than ever.” According to a company statement, MAXD technology deployed in a device or network can

Fingerprint Cards announces five new smartphone deployments

Fingerprint Cards announced five new smartphone deployments of its fingerprint sensors this past week. The UMIDIGI Z1 and Z1 Pro and the OnePlus 5 each feature the FPC1245 fingerprint sensor which supports FPC 360Touch, FPC OneTouch, FPC TouchNroll, FPC EvoTouch and FPC MoveTouch. The Meitu M8 and LG’s G6 Plus each feature the FPC1035 sensor which supports FPC 360Touch, FPC OneTouch, FPC TouchNroll, FPC EvoTouch and FPC QuickTouch. June has been an active month for the Swedish biometrics company. They