Access Control

Biometric access control is a form of security. Physical access control regulates who or what can access locations such as building, campuses, rooms, or safes, and therefore ranges from automatic doors to padlocks. Logical access control limits accessibility to computer networks, accounts, systems and data. Find biometric access control solutions here.

 

Fujitsu provides insurance firm Hiscox with PalmSecure palm vein reader

Fujitsu recently shared a customer case study involving Bermuda-based specialist insurance firm Hiscox, which was looking to upgrade its internal…

 

Infineon Technologies security products support new FIDO 1.0 specifications

Infineon Technologies announced that its hardware-based security practices support the recently released FIDO 1.0 specifications. FIDO defines an open standard…

 

Nok Nok Labs offers support for FIDO 1.0 standards, raises $8.25 million in funding

Nok Nok Labs announced it has added support for FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance on the final publication of the…

 

Sticky Password adds biometric authentication

The newest version of Sticky Password, a flexible password manager which was released today, now includes fingerprint authentication. Sticky Password’s…

 

Hoyos Labs introduces app that allows users to access websites using biometrics

Hoyos Labs announced it has launched 1U, a new app that uses an advanced “liveness” detection system to identify the…

 

Most popular biometrics news updates for week ending December 7

Here’s a recap of most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Biometrics Week in Review:…

 

Google wants biometric authentication over passwords for Glass

Google’s next version of Google Glass could enable wearers to access websites by scanning their fingerprints or eyes instead of…

 

Precise Biometrics updates line of smart card readers for smartphones and tablets

Precise Biometrics has launched three new Tactivo smart card readers for iPhone 6, iPad mini 3 and iPad Air 2….

 

Polish banks ordered to offer strong authentication for online payment systems

Polish banks have until January 31, 2015 to ensure that their online payment systems comply with the new security standards…

 

NSTIC program implements biometric identification software for non-profit seniors organization

Members of AARP — a non-profit for adults 50 and above — have been testing out biometric identification technology to…

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