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.

 

GM to introduce vehicles with facial recognition technology

General Motors will soon begin offering facial recognition technology as an added feature in their vehicles to prevent drivers from…

 

Reports say latest Imageware deal is with Wal-Mart

Imageware Systems has signed a three-year contract with Wal-Mart, according to “reliable sources” cited in a report by TechZone 360….

 

BioCatch Mobile biometric authentication app now out of beta

BioCatch announced that its BioCatch Mobile – which provides both authentication and threat detection across mobile banking platforms – is…

 

Biometrics could prevent ‘celeb porn’ hacking incidents

Biometrics could be the ideal tool to protect private consumer data in the cloud. In the wake of an iCloud…

 

Synaptics acquisition of Validity fingerprint ID pays off

Synaptics’ acquisition of fingerprint identification firm Validity last November is quickly paying off, with shares of Synaptics doubling in the…

 

Chinese institute developing facial recognition system for online purchases

Researchers at the Chongqing Institute of Green and Intelligent Technology in China are currently developing a facial recognition payment system…

 

Nigeria to issue national Mastercard-branded biometric ID cards

Nigerian Identity Management Commission (NIMC) announced it has launched the eID pilot program, issuing MasterCard-branded identity cards with electronic payments…

 

Qualcomm submits patent application for biometrics authentication and authorization device

Qualcomm Inc. announced it has submitted an application to the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office for approval of a biometrics-based…

 

Vision-Box, Biometric Solutions to provide Danish government with biometric-based automated border control solution

Vision-Box and Biometric Solutions have been awarded a four-year contract from the Danish government for biometric-based solutions and components for…

 

Precise Biometrics announces new strategy to reach profitability during 2015

Precise Biometrics announced it is focusing the operations in order to reach profitability during 2015 by boosting its market presence…

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