SecuGen WebAPI beta software now available

SecuGen announced that its WebAPI beta software is now available and will also be featured at the company’s booth next week at CES. The WebAPI SDK allows software developers to add fingerprint authentication to web applications. It is compatible with most modern web browsers, supports JavaScript and RESTFUL web service and features easy to integrate fingerprint capture, enrollment, and matching functions. In other company news, SecuGen and SafeDefend LLC have partnered to create the SafeDefend Personnel Protection System and will

SecuGen, Key Source International release secure keyboard with fingerprint sensor

Key Source International (KSI) has released its KSI-1700 UB SecuGen Keyboard which offers integrated, foolproof biometric security in a premium, multipurpose device. The keyboard features the SecuGen U20, FBI certified FAP 20 fingerprint sensor and low-profile keys for easy cleaning and a strong input experience. The SecuGen U20 fingerprint sensor is embedded right into the keyboard’s mix-and-match “technology top strip,” positioned for quick access to the user authentication function. “We chose SecuGen integration not only due to the company’s strong

SecuGen and M2SYS partner on new software suite

M2SYS Technology announced a new partnership to help customers using SecuGen fingerprint readers accelerate their projects with a suite of cloud-based biometric identification management software tools called CloudABIS. The partnership will help to speed deployment and facilitate the software development process for SecuGen’s global partner network. “Implementation of biometric identity management projects often poses a host of challenges such as integration, development obstacles, licensing issues, and on-going maintenance which cost precious time, resources, and money,” explained Mizan Rahman, founder of

Precise Biometrics, SecuGen showcasing fingerprint reader with spoof detection software

Precise Biometrics and SecuGen will be demonstrating a fingerprint reader with anti-spoofing capabilities at the CITeR booth at connect:ID this week in Washington, D.C. The demonstration will feature SecuGen’s fingerprint reader, the Hamster Pro 20, with Precise Biometric’s spoof detection solution for a full digit optical sensor. Spoof detection is a “must have” functionality for biometric authentication platforms, whether for physical and logical access control, or mobile e-commerce. SecuGen and Precise Biometrics’ U.S. operations, formerly NexID Biometrics, have shipped the

Secugen releasing new fingerprint reader later this year, will demo at connect:ID

Secugen announced that it will release the Hamster Pro 45 fingerprint reader and the U45 sensor in the second half of 2017. The U45 is the OEM sensor that is inside the Hamster Pro 45. The U45 is intended for developers who would like to create their own two finger readers or who intend to imbed the FAP 45 sensor into devices with additional functionality. The Hamster Pro 45 is a FAP 45 certified, Appendix F compliant two finger and

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

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 demonstrating new two-finger reader at CES 2017

SecuGen will be demonstrating the Hamster Pro 45™, a new FAP 45 fingerprint reader that supports both flat, two-finger and rolled finger captures, at the CES 2017 show in Las Vegas in January. The Hamster Pro 45 fingerprint reader is designed to meet the FBI’s Appendix F standard and is suitable for AFIS and other law enforcement applications. The new device is slated for release in the first half of 2017. SecuGen will also release at that time the OEM

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