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Articles By Chris Burt

Chris Burt is the editor of Biometric Update. He has also written nonfiction about information technology, dramatic arts, sports culture, and fantasy basketball, as well as fiction about a doomed astronaut. He lives in Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter @AFakeChrisBurt.

 

Privacy preserving biometrics for strong ID proofing possible, Mobai researcher contends

Strong biometric identity verification standards and privacy regulations in Europe are at odds, but the situation is resolvable, according to…

 

Idex books $2M order of fingerprint sensors for Idemia biometric payment cards

A $2 million-plus order of fingerprint sensors has been placed with Idex Biometrics by Idemia, representing a significant step for…

 

AnonCreds graduate to Hyperledger project for VCs with zero-knowledge proof

Hyperledger’s AnonCreds, which add zero-knowledge proof (ZKP) capabilities to verifiable credentials, have graduated from the Hyperledger Indy project as a…

 

Cloud-native identity governance launched by ForgeRock to support hybrid workforces

ForgeRock has launched a cloud-native digital identity governance solution for large enterprises to help address security and compliance challenges at…

 

Facial recognition deployed for G20 immigration control, security in Bali

Facial recognition technology has been deployed to help ensure the safety of world leaders attending the G20 Summit in Bali,…

 

ROC improves liveness, tattoo recognition in facial recognition SDK update

Rank One Computing has enhanced the presentation attack detection and several other algorithms in its facial recognition software development kit….

 

Consumer biometrics gain steam from gun safety to digital ID documents

Consumer biometrics still hold strong appeal for investors, as smart gun Biofire demonstrates, and a new patent awarded to Apple…

 

Startup Keyo’s palm vein biometrics ready for complete ID management applications

New York-based palm vein biometrics developer Keyo is launching its identity management network to provide privacy-focused physical and logical access…

 

Airport biometrics get an A from travelers, CBP gets an award and rollouts continue

Biometrics in airports are getting a favorable review by 88 percent of travelers, according to the 2022 Global Passenger Survey…

 

Prepare for digital identity wallets while there is still time, SIA advises

Digital identity wallets are here, and governments and businesses alike should start preparing their strategies now, according to a new…

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