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By Chris Burt

- Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has raised 130 million Euros (approximately US$135.3 million) through a promissory note loan to support operational growth in…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

- European banks are dedicating the majority of their AML (anti-money laundering) and KYC (know your customer) budgets to manual processes…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

- Aviation digital identity provider SITA has strengthened its collaboration with Geneva Airport. As a result of the new partnership, Geneva…

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By Chris Burt

- The UK Government Security Group has instructed government departments to stop deploying security cameras provided by Chinese companies subject to…

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By Joel R. McConvey

- France’s Ministry of Sport confirmed that the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris will not make use of facial…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

- Infineon has signed an agreement with Fingerprint Cards for developing and commercializing a plug-and-play turnkey solution for biometric payment cards.…

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By Chris Burt

- The Better Identity Coalition has joined with the Identity Theft Resource Center and eight other organizations to call on U.S.…

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By Joel R. McConvey

- The Cayman Islands proposed national identification card and digital identity register project will cost around 8 million Cayman Islands Dollars…

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By Frank Hersey

In this episode, we’re heading to Zimbabwe to hear about the impact that a lack of ID has on individuals and the country as a whole...

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By Joseph Carson

- With our increased use of technology, we’re at an increased risk of cyber attacks. Most devices connect to the internet,…

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