FB pixel

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.

 

Dropbox adds functionality for Touch ID fingerprint unlocking feature on iOS

Dropbox has added new functionality for all members using the cloud storage service on an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus,…

 

Windows 10 will offer new two-factor authentication method

Microsoft is addressing security threats with its upcoming release of Windows 10 by making advancements to strengthen identity protection and…

 

FacePhi provides facial recognition system for Grupo Mutual’s mobile banking service

FacePhi announced it has signed a deal with Costa Rican bank Grupo Mutual to install its facial recognition system in…

 

Google Chrome becomes first web browser to implement FIDO Alliance authentication standards

The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance announced that Google Chrome has become the first web browser to implement support for…

 

Android 5.0’s improved face unlock feature could replace passwords

Google is offering a new security feature hidden inside its Android 5.0 Lollipop update, which provides an improved version of…

 

WVU Office of Technology Transfer licenses biometric technologies to Confirmix

The West Virginia University Office of Technology Transfer has granted a license for particular biometrics technologies to startup Confirmix, which…

 

AGNITio executive to present at Biometrics 2014 conference

AGNITiO announced its executive vice president of sales and marketing, Philippe Vinci, will participate on a panel discussion titled What’s…

 

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank turns to voice biometrics

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank has implemented Nuance Communications’ voice biometric solution to easily and securely authenticate its customers’ identity, according…

 

Spain’s Ministry of Security to implement biometric border control management system

Spain’s Ministry of Security has posted a public tender contract for the supply and installation of a new biometric border…

 

Biometric Update: most popular news for week ending October 19

Here’s a recap of most popular and noteworthy biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Biometrics Week…

The ID16.9 Podcast

Most Read This Week

Featured Company

Biometrics Research

Biometrics White Papers

Biometrics Events

Explaining Biometrics