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Articles By Abigail Opiah

Abigail Opiah is a reporter for Biometric Update. Abigail has a masters in Broadcast Journalism from City, University of London and has previous experience in the tech space working for TechRadar and Capacity Media. Find her on LinkedIn.

Youverse has announced a fourfold improvement in its liveness detection capabilities. The company boasts that the update aims to upgrade…

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From face biometrics to ID forgeries: lax data security fuels ID fraud

In a wave of data breaches over the last year, several organizations have carelessly exposed large troves of sensitive personal…

 

Prove launches developer tools for identity verification, fraud prevention

Prove has released a digital identity platform that offers a way for businesses to create a secure experience for verified…

 

TISA launches marketplace to deliver digital ID choice to UK consumers

The Investing and Saving Alliance (TISA) has unveiled its new initiative designed to reshape the landscape of digital identification in…

 

UK gov’t overhauling civil registration services, appoints new leader

The UK’s Home Office has announced an initiative aimed at improving the Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) office through…

 

Nepal reverses mandatory national ID requirement for social security benefits

The government of Nepal has reversed its decision to mandate the use of national identity cards for citizens to receive…

 

Malaysia’s MyDigital nearing half million registrations

Malaysia’s MyDigital ID initiative has reached a significant milestone, recording 465,924 registered users, including civil servants, as of July 10….

 

Study shows optimism for digital IDs in reducing fraud despite security concerns

Regula’s recent study finds that the majority of organizations worldwide anticipate a substantial decrease in identity fraud following the adoption…

 

EU residency permits to exempt Brits from biometric checks at UK border

The UK government has confirmed its intention to implement the changes necessary to accommodate the European Union’s new digital Entry/Exit…

 

Badge and Cisco Duo launch hardware-independent MFA tool

Badge Inc., a digital privacy firm founded by MIT cryptographers, is teaming up with Cisco Duo to introduce a hardware-independent…

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