Iris / Eye Recognition

The human eye offers a number of opportunities for biometric identification. This includes measurements of the iris, eye veins and retina. Systems using this technology are widely deployed for identification and verification at government and law enforcement levels, but are also beginning to make a mark in the mobile authentication space. Find iris and eye vein recognition solutions here..

The IrisAccess biometric access control platform from Iris ID has been integrated with LEAF smart access cards containing MiFare DESFire…

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UNHCR and Zain Wallet use IrisGuard biometrics for refugee aid disbursement

Iris biometric technology from IrisGuard is being used to provide identity verification for refugees in Iraq under a partnership between…

 

Biometrics researchers show iris recognition accuracy reduced by type II diabetes

The biometric accuracy of Iris recognition is reduced by the presence of type II diabetes, according to an academic study…

 

National Sheriffs’ Association signs iris biometric background check deal with BI2 Technologies

BI2 Technologies has signed a five-year exclusive national agreement with the National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) to provide biometric iris recognition…

 

IrisGuard biometrics cited as example for companies to increase refugee opportunities

IrisGuard is among a handful of companies playing a role in creating opportunities for refugees and displaced persons, according to…

 

Pen testing beats iris biometric USB data storage device via backup password

Iris biometrics-secured USB flash drive eyeDisk is not “unhackable” as it is claimed to be, as UK cybersecurity firm Pen…

 

FBI not following GAO recommendations for face biometrics but expanding iris recognition work

A series of six recommendations made by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to the FBI in May, 2016 to…

 

Singapore trials Tascent face and iris biometrics at Malaysia border checkpoint

Singapore’s Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) is operating a six-month trial of biometric facial recognition and iris scanning for automated…

 

Iris ID’s biometric time and attendance solution deployed at Dangote Cement manufacturing plants

Iris ID announced today it has provided Nigerian multinational industrial conglomerate Dangote Group a biometric time and attendance solution for…

 

Irish startup develops retina scanning technology for user biometrics and age verification

Startup iKey has developed a technology to scan the optic nerve head with a retinal camera, and then use the…

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