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.

 

BioConnect adds asset management to biometric safes with acquisition

Toronto-based biometric authentication and physical access control provider BioConnect has announced the acquisition of Tampa-based RFID asset manager Silent Partner…

 

Passkey orchestration platform integrates Xperix flagship biometric scanner

Xperix has integrated its BioMini Slim 2 fingerprint biometric scanner with the IDmelon Orchestration Platform in a new strategic collaboration….

 

Automotive biometrics turned inside-out at CES with trinamiX access control system

In a nifty twist on the in-vehicle display, Continental is putting an external display and biometric camera on the outside…

 

BIO-key authentication deployed to boost security for retail, governments in Europe

Government and private entities throughout Europe are choosing BIO-key AuthControl Sentry authentication to secure communications. Denmark has selected IT2Trust to…

 

‘Leaksmas’ report calls digital ID ‘primary focus’ of hackers

A U.S. cybersecurity firm analyzing come-ons from dark web entities advertising free stolen personal data says digital ID information is…

 

US veterans’ agency plans biometric authentication pilot for healthcare employees

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs plans to pilot facial recognition tools at VA hospitals in 2024. One plan…

 

Australia lays out priorities for myGov digital ID, including passwordless logins

The Australian government has released a set of recommendations for updating the MyGov digital identity, confirming the introduction of passwordless…

 

IoT biometric pill bottle cap wins innovation contest

A bottle cap for medications secured with fingerprint biometrics has won a competition for pharmaceutical packaging. The Call4Ideas contest called…

 

Okta acquires cybersecurity startup Spera to plug digital identity leaks

Okta has struck a deal to acquire Israeli cybersecurity startup Spera Security to integrate its end-to-end protection of digital identity…

 

Microsoft pushes authentication news involving Entra, Android

Microsoft says its Authenticator app supports phishing-resistant passkeys. In the same breath, By next summer, according to Microsoft, users of…

Most Read From This Week

Featured Company

Biometrics Insight, Opinion

Biometrics White Papers

Biometrics Events

Explaining Biometrics