Border and Port Security

Border and port security biometric systems are put in place to track and manage the flow of humans. This includes national database deployments, entrance and exit access control systems, immigration technologies as well as ePassports and smart card systems. Read our research report on biometrics and homeland security.

Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, India is installing a facial recognition system as part of the DigiYatra scheme, The…

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Eurotunnel deploying biometric border technology developed by IN Groupe

Eurotunnel and IN Groupe, formerly Imprimerie Nationale, have signed a partnership agreement to deploy facial recognition technology at Eurotunnel’s terminals,…

 

Aratek mobile biometric terminals deployed at Pakistan border

Pakistan media outlet Dunya News recently featured a video clip showcasing an Aratek mobile biometric terminal in use at a…

 

WTTC partners with IBMATA to promote biometric technology for seamless travel

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has partnered with the International Border Management and Technologies Association (IBMATA) to promote…

 

Biometric border control solution by Vision-Box deployed at Perth Airport in Australia

An automated biometric border control solution by Vision-Box is now being deployed at Perth Airport, Australia’s second international airport to…

 

Advocacy groups warn Democrats’ proposal would increase border biometrics

Facial recognition, DNA collection, and other biometric systems are not needed at the U.S. Southern border and should be opposed…

 

MIA partners with CBP and SITA for facial recognition departures

Miami International Airport (MIA) has introduced biometric exit technology starting with a Lufthansa flight to Munich. The airport expects to…

 

Finda to provide facial biometric authentication for cross-border services in Philippines

Hong Kong-based fintech company Finda International Consultancy and Management has been chosen by MyEG Philippines to provide its facial biometric…

 

State media reports North Korea deploying facial recognition at international airport

According to North Korean propaganda site Maeari, Pyongyang International Airport will be under real-time surveillance with the installment of a…

 

Czech, Polish and German rights groups criticize plan for facial recognition at border

German privacy and digital rights organization Digitalcourage together with Czech partner organization IURE and the Polish Panoptykon Foundation have issued…

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