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.

 

Breached license plate recognition provider back to work for CBP

Perceptics, the automated license plate reader company that suffered a massive breach of data it had collected under contract to…

 

Smiths Detection demos biometric checkpoint solution at inter airport Europe 2019

Threat detection and screening technology developer Smiths Detection is demonstrating its biometric checkpoint solution that delivers risk-based screening practices at…

 

Vision-Box biometric boarding reaches production at JFK Terminal One

A facial recognition boarding system provided by Vision-Box at JFK airport in New York has been officially launched in partnership…

 

Atos secures €12M contract with Aena to boost airport experience

French company Atos has partnered with Aena, the Spanish airport operator, to design enterprise applications that leverage artificial intelligence, biometrics…

 

NEC facial recognition border tech for Kenya as airport biometrics rollouts continue

Airport biometrics use continues to expand rapidly all around the world, with a series of new deployments announced and detailed….

 

Slovenia adheres to EU regulation, will release biometric ID cards in 2021

As of August 2 2021, Slovenia will integrate biometric ID cards, however a number of institutions are concerned that data…

 

Airport biometrics implementations for Digi Yatra, TSA, CBP, Australia Border Force advance

Three gates from NEC with facial recognition are being launched at Lohegaon airport in Pune, India as part of the…

 

Biometric passports in Indonesia now PKD-certified by ICAO

Indonesia is the latest country to obtain the Public Key Directory (PKD) certificate from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)…

 

Croatian government introduces biometrics bill to support EES interoperability

The government of Croatia has put forward legislation to provide the framework for new biometrics collection processes to ensure border…

 

Vision-Box biometric departure smartgates deal with Australia extended to 2026

Australia’s Department of Home Affairs and Vision-Box have agreed to a five-year contract to extend the biometric SmartGates Departures Program…

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