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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.

 

Six Flags Amusement Parks Implement Biometric Scanners

Some customers at Montreal’s La Ronde amusement park are upset about the park’s decision to implement biometric scanners to curb…

 

Fingerprint Cards releases smartphone home button fingerprint sensor, purchases Anacatum Design

Fingerprint Cards announced that it has launched the world’s first touch fingerprint sensor specifically developed to be mounted as a…

 

Authentify Supports Samsung Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Reader

Out-of-band authentication provider Authentify announced on Wednesday at the FIDO Alliance Plenary Meeting its support for the Samsung Galaxy S5…

 

VOXX Invests $3 Million in Biometric Solution Provider EyeLock

Automotive and consumer electronics and accessories provider VOXX International has made a $3 million strategic investment in iris-based identity authentication…

 

DigitalPersona Provides Fingerprint Solution for Chinese Fashion Retailer

Biometric identity verification solutions provider DigitalPersona announced on Wednesday that Chinese fashion retailer New Look has selected a Point-of-Sale system…

 

Security Solution Firm Viscount Systems Win Two US Federal Contracts

Security software and services provider Viscount Systems announced this week it has been awarded two new contracts to provide access…

 

Samsung smartphones to expand biometrics use with iris recognition

Samsung announced yesterday that it intends to incorporate biometric sensors into the majority of its mobile devices, including low-cost smartphones,…

 

Top Biometrics News Stories, Week of May 18

Biometrics Week in Review: Samsung Galaxy S5 firmware update, voice biometrics for customer authentication at Banco Santander Mexico, biometrics in…

 

Entertech and Paxton launch ‘BioConnect for Net2’ biometric access control

Entertech Systems has announced the launched on its BioConnect for Net2 app, which supports the integration of Suprema biometric readers and Paxton’s Net2…

 

Viscount Systems announces $500k in access control deployments at Canadian high rises

Viscount Systems has announced that it will complete a $500k deployment of its telephone access system and the company’s biometrics-friendly Freedom…

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