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International Biometrics & Identification Association supports Visa Waiver Program security improvements

In a statement released today, the International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) said that it strongly supports Congressional action to…

 

New forensics technique can reveal fingerprints of ivory poachers

According to a story that appeared in Scientific American, two new compounds can reveal criminals’ fingerprints on animal tusks and…

 

Morpho introduces a digital identity platform for GOV.UK online services

Morpho (Safran) announced SecureIdentity, a digital identity service for British citizens and residents to access online government services offered through…

 

Biometric civil ID program being considered in Lagos

The Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA) is looking to partner with the Nigerian Immigration Service and other national organizations…

 

Biometrics registration for SIM cards in Bangladesh starts Wednesday

The Bangladesh government is ready to start biometrics registration of mobile-phone SIM card holders on Wednesday December 16, reports The…

 

Morpho participates in the Norwegian SWAN Project

Morpho (Safran) announced that it is participating in the Norwegian SWAN Project, to fight against identity theft and hacking of…

 

Overcoming false positives with behavioral biometrics

This is a guest post by Ryan Wilk, vice president of customer success at NuData Security. I believe that 2016…

 

EU tells Italy to take migrants’ fingerprints by force if necessary

On Monday, the European Commission asked Italy to step up its efforts to collect migrants’ fingerprints and said to use…

 

Cybersecurity focus increases in Canada, U.S. and U.K.

Over the past week, major initiatives have been launched in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom focused on…

 

VerifyMe receives USPTO Notice of Allowance for biometrics patent

Authentication firm VerifyMe, announced today that it received a Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)…

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