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.

 

TouchID fingerprint spoofing tactic can be used to gain access to iPhone 6

The same TouchID fingerprint spoofing tactic that allows fraudsters to gain access to Apple’s iPhone 5s can also be used…

 

Canadian researchers developing new fingerprint scanning process

A research team at the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada is currently developing a new technology it says could…

 

SpeechPro launches VoiceKey.WebAccess authentication process

SpeechPro has launched VoiceKey.WebAccess, its new authentication process that enables users to access a web application by speaking a short…

 

Biometric wearables developer Bionym closes $14M financing round

Bionym announced it has closed a US $14 million Series A round of funding led by Ignition Partners and Relay…

 

Biometrics identity and mobile payment conference in Japan

Egis Technology announced it will be hosting the “Evolution of Biometrics Identity & Mobile Payment” conference on September 24 in…

 

Crucialtec provides fingerprint modules for Huawei smartphones

CrucialTec confirmed it has provided Huawei with touch-type fingerprint modules for Huawei’s new line of smartphones, according to a report…

 

Lumidigm demos biometric sensors at bank security conference in Miami

Lumidigm has been demonstrating fingerprint technology at CELAES 2014, the FELABAN Conference on Bank Security in Miami this week. Lumidigm’s…

 

Use of biometrics gets lower transaction fees for Apple Pay merchants

Apple announced that it is allowing Apple Pay merchants to pay card present rates (aka cardholder present) for all transactions…

 

BIO-key International, NEXT Biometrics Group ASA establish hardware and software partnerships

BIO-key International and NEXT Biometrics Group ASA announced that they have established hardware and software partnerships which will enable both…

 

Smartphones with biometric sensors may be required to be labelled as medical devices in South Korea

The Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety and US Food and Drug Administration has ruled that any device that…

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