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Articles By Alessandro Mascellino

Alessandro Mascellino is a freelance multimedia journalist focusing on emerging technologies. His work has been featured on The Independent, The Mirror Online, and The Sun, among others. Alessandro is also the author of TÉKUNI, a newsletter about technology in Japan.

 

GBG certified to UK digital ID trust scheme for compliant right to work, DBS checks

London-based GBG has become the latest firm to obtain certification for the UK Government’s Digital Identity and Attributes Trust Framework…

 

Aware introduces pre-configured cloud MFA and multimodal biometrics platform

Massachusetts-based Aware has officially unveiled a new low-code platform for identity verification with multi-factor authentication (MFA) and multimodal biometrics. AwareID…

 

Sumsub eases digital identity verification with no-code tool for configurable user journeys

Sumsub has introduced a feature enabling companies to create user identity verification workflows tailored to particular triggers and risk scenarios…

 

Global IDaaS market to reach $16.8B by 2027 as digital identity evolves

The global identity as a service (IDaaS) market is projected to reach $16.8 billion by 2027, driven by government initiatives…

 

Digital injection 6x more frequent than biometric presentation attacks

Biometrics can help secure ID checks for remote environments, but only if injection attacks can be mitigated, according to iProov…

 

Turkey, Japan pilot digital currency with national ID, Idemia cards

The Turkish government is planning the deployment of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) infrastructure to be integrated with the…

 

Indicio decentralized digital identity now available through Google partner program

Open-source digital ID vendor Indicio says it is now certified to sell its products along with Google’s products. Now part…

 

Passwordless authentication market to reach $6.6B by 2025

The passwordless authentication market may reach $6.6 billion by 2025, experiencing a compound annual growth rate of 31.1 percent compared…

 

‘Minimum ethical and legal standards’ urged for UK facial recognition

A University of Cambridge report argues that all UK law enforcement should be required to use a new audit to…

 

Shufti Pro’s selfie biometric KYC solution deployed by 2 fintechs for fraud prevention

Shufti Pro has announced two separate integration partnerships this week. The first one is with MENA’s first micro-investment mobile app…

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