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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.


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…


Israeli banks Discount Bank and Bank Leumi to use biometric data to identify clients

Two major banks will soon become Israel’s first commercial institutions to use biometric data to securely authorize the identities of…


Crossmatch deploys fingerprint identification system at First Bank branch locations

Crossmatch announced that its DigitalPersona Pro Enterprise software and U.are.U 4500 fingerprint readers have been deployed throughout First Bank branch…


Intel licenses Cognitec’s facial recognition technology for device access

Cognitec Systems announced it has licensed its facial recognition software to Intel Corporation, which will enable the company to use…


Inception Technologies releases new biometric reader

Inception Technologies announced it has released Atlas 2000, a new biometric reader that simplifies the process of collecting workforce data….


Coventry University grad wins award for biometric steering wheel

A Coventry University graduate has won the Autocar-Courland Next Generation Award for a new steering wheel which can monitor the…


Italian data protection authority introduces new privacy rules on biometric data

Italian data protection authority, the Garante, recently issued a new set of privacy rules designed for facilitating the processing of…


Most popular biometrics news updates for the week ending November 30

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

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