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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the latest biometrics vendor to be targeted by potential class action litigation under Illinois’ biometric…

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HHS, DISA Assured Identity pilot aims to protect healthcare data with biometrics and behavior authentication

The U.S. government’s Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is developing biometric and behavior-based authentication for employees in partnership…

 

French regulator clarifies facial recognition position

France’s National Commission on Computing and Liberties (CNIL) has issued new guidance on the appropriate use of biometric facial recognition…

 

Biometric registration keeps Brazilian voters in line for hours

Voters in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza waited for hours in mile-long lines on Saturday at the Ceará Event Center…

 

FacePhi receives backing to expand facial biometric offerings to South Korea

FacePhi is receiving financial support from Spanish business investment body COFIDES to support the implementation of its facial recognition software…

 

UNHCR to hire Interoperability Coordinator for biometric programs

Biometrics and digital identity play a key role in programs developed by the UN Refugee Agency UNHCR. In September the…

 

Ubisecure launches new version of flagship identity and access management platform

Ubisecure has updated its Identity Platform with a host of new features and improvements, including an Accounting Service to gather…

 

A layered approach to maintaining trust with biometrics in the wake of natural disasters

This is a guest post by Zac Cohen, General Manager at Trulioo. Last year, 282 globally reported natural disaster events…

 

Infineon launches Secora ID security platform for electronic identification documents

Infineon has introduced a new ID security solution, dubbed Secora ID, to ease the execution of electronic identification (eID) document…

 

Africa digital ID update: biometrics for voter ID in Niger, SIM registration in Liberia and pot farm security in Lesotho

This week sets a good example of the broadening impact of biometrics and digital ID across Africa. Beyond deals for…

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