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.

 

TypingDNA’s behavioral biometrics now available for Azure AD clients to leverage 2FA

Microsoft Azure Active Directory B2C customers can now leverage behavioral biometrics through TypingDNA’s Authentication API to ensure a frictionless two-factor…

 

Invixium opens U.S. headquarters and hires staff for global expansion of touchless biometrics

Canadian biometric company Invixium is scaling its business across North America by opening a U.S. headquarters in Norwalk, Connecticut, and…

 

Biometrics startup TouchByte secures grant to develop contactless access control prototype

TouchByte has received nearly £50,000 (roughly US$63,000) in government funding from innovation agency Innovate UK to develop a biometric facial…

 

iOS app blocks facial recognition, biometric authentication coming to Facebook Messenger for Apple

A newly released iOS camera app anonymizes the user in photos and videos by obscuring their faces, and even removing…

 

Multi-modal biometrics the next step in industry evolution argues FPC Principal Scientist

The next step in biometrics, as people become used to the technology and their rising expectations for convenient security run…

 

Boon Edam integrates AnyVision face biometrics with entrance control systems

Boon Edam has partnered with AnyVision to integrate Abraxas touchless facial recognition access control technology with Boon Edam’s security doors…

 

Telpo and UnionCommunity launch contactless biometric temperature screening terminals as market heats up

Telpo has launched a new non-contact terminal combining biometric facial recognition and body temperature measurement with access control and time and…

 

IEC recognizes SIA access control communications protocol as international standard

The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) technical committee on alarm and electronic security systems has recognized the Security Industry Association (SIA)…

 

Invixium raises $3M to address new demand for touchless biometrics with temperature screening

Invixium has successfully closed a $3 million funding round to address growth opportunities amid surging demand for touchless biometrics with elevated…

 

Rethinking biometrics in the IoT industry

This is a guest post by Eva Na, CMO at Tuya Smart. Biometrics offer one answer to the fundamental question…

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