Biometric Update for December 18, 2018

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Anthony Kimery

In July, Sen. Marco Rubio appeared to be a lone cry in the dark when he declared in remarks he…

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By Chris Burt

Knowledge-based authentication is blamed for many data breaches, and the weakness of traditional KBA systems has been one of the…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Suprema announced today that it won the "best fingerprint solution of the year" award from Security Award Korea 2018. Organized…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Fingerprint Cards has revealed a new smartphone integration of its fingerprint sensor technology. Launched this month by an unnamed Japanese…

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By Stephen Mayhew

The Richland County sheriff's office recently deployed BI2 Technologies’ iris recognition solution known as the Inmate Recognition and Identification System,…

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By Stephen Mayhew

FaceTec announced today that senior business development executive Richard Lobovsky has been appointed Senior Vice President of Business Development. Lobovsky…

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By Chris Burt

Hyundai and Osram Opto Semiconductors have each announced new biometric technologies for the automotive industry, which could enable users to…

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By Chris Burt

The proposed spin-off of Nxt-ID’s assets, including its payment, authentication, and credential management business into an independent publicly traded company…

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By Chris Burt

Czech fintech startup XIXOIO has selected Acuant to provide its AssureID with facial biometrics to secure its blockchain solution and…

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By Chris Burt

Ipsidy shareholders re-elected CEO Philip Beck and four others to the board of directors at the company’s annual meeting. Thomas…

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By Chris Burt

AimBrain has added Babb and Shieldpay as clients of its biometric authentication technology, and is reporting that its self-service biometric…

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By Chris Burt

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is urging a U.S. appellate court to reject Facebook’s interpretation of the harm criteria of…

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