Access Control

Access control is a form of security. Physical access control regulates who or what can access physical locations such as a building, campus or server room, for example. Logical access control limits accessibility to computer networks, systems and data.
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Biometric authentication boosts consumer confidence in online accounts by 30 percent

The introduction of physical biometrics for online authentication increases the confidence global consumers have in the security of personal accounts…

 

WhatsApp adds biometric authentication with latest iOS update

The most recent version of WhatsApp on iOS has added support for Apple’s biometric authentication technologies, TechCrunch reports. The new…

 

Comba Telecom providing face biometrics technology for venue access control at MWC19

Comba Telecom announced it will be deploying its ScanViS ID facial recognition solution to expedite venue access at the 2019…

 

Facial recognition tech features prominently in futuristic Alibaba hotel

Facial recognition technology is a prominent feature of Alibaba’s futuristic “FlyZoo” hotel, enabling biometric check-in, elevator and room door access,…

 

Uranium mining plant in Jordan deploys Invixium biometric access control

Following a successful proof of concept trial in an exterior desert location where temperatures can reach 40 degrees Celsius or…

 

Biometric identity platform CLEAR secures new funding to accelerate growth

CLEAR announced today a new round of financing from funds and accounts advised by global investment management firm T. Rowe…

 

Aerospace defence contractor deploys BIO-key tech for biometric sign-in

BIO-key announced today that a global security and aerospace company has purchased and deployed BIO-key’s fingerprint reader solutions to support…

 

Three times more enterprises know biometrics can help secure the cloud then use them

Enterprise adoption of cloud and SaaS is being held back by security concerns, but while biometric authentication is considered an…

 

California startup plans to add facial recognition to marijuana dispensary kiosks

California startup greenbox Robotics has launched a self-service retail device it calls the world’s first intelligent kiosk for dispensing cannabis…

 

Actions still needed to ensure interoperable physical access control of fed buildings

During a performance audit from October 2017 to December 2018, the Government Accountability Office (GAO), Congress’ investigative arm, found the…

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