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IBM guide features BIO-key fingerprint technology

BIO-key and IBM have teamed up to provide clients with fingerprint biometric identification solutions and advanced mobile identification technology. Details…

 

Iris recognition systems are vulnerable to attack

Iris scan systems have been the subject of much controversy after they had been successfully duped by academics to assess…

 

Carnegie Mellon University to set up New Pedo-Biometrics Research and Identity Automation Lab

Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) researchers are turning to human feet as new biometric identifier. With $1.5 million per year, CMU’s…

 

DNA breakthrough in 36-year old Michigan slayings

It’s a real “Cold Case”. After 36 years, the new DNA techniques have provided a breakthrough on the killings of…

 

Secure Planet’s Biometric Android app released on Google Play

Secure Planet has recently launched a free Android phone application called Secure BioID-Lite App on Google Play Andriod app store….

 

Governments need to work on passport, National ID reliability

No two persons are alike. This fact has long been established through extensive biometric research and study. For this reason,…

 

NIST asks for comment on credential security standard

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released the second-round draft version of its updated security standard for identity credentials…

 

Israel proposes biometric monitoring of Talmud scholars

Israel’s parliament is drafting a law that would have Avreichim, or full-time Talmud scholars, submit their fingerprint for a biometric scan…

 

Securlinx holds biometric chat on Biometrics and Law Enforcement

Organized by the folks at Securlinx and M2Sys, this month’s #biometricchat focused on “the past, present and future of biometric…

 

FBI adds tattoos and their potential meanings to biometric databases

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) will be adding tattoo art to its biometric database. The FBI has issued a “Request…

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