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Veriff, iProov, Nice, Precise Biometrics announce new hires

After a hiring spree in February, global identity verification companies continue to welcome new executives and board members. Veriff names…

 

HID introduces access through Google Wallet, new reader module

Secure identity products maker HID Global is upgrading its products and releasing new services. The U.S.-based company launched the OMNIKEY…

 

EU data protection bodies bring the gavel down on biometric privacy violations

Fines and warnings are flying in the EU, as national data privacy watchdogs dole out disciplinary action for violations of…

 

US Army base tests facial recognition, AI for threat detection, perimeter monitoring

The U.S. Army is testing a commercial, off-the-shelf AI security system at its Blue Grass Army Depot (BGAD) in Kentucky….

 

Kenya’s ICT Minister outlines new digital ID, AI regulation plans

Eliud Owalo, Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Information and Communication Technology, says his ministry is fronting efforts for a legislation to…

 

Parental consent in focus at day 3 of Global Age Assurance Standards Summit

Day three of the Global Age Assurance Standards Summit hosted speakers presenting on how to use decentralized digital identity for…

 

Cameroon telcos get ultimatum to ID all SIM holders in regions plagued by security crisis

Mobile telecommunication operators in Cameroon have been given 60 days to thoroughly identify the holders of all SIM cards currently…

 

IN Groupe races to rescue of Eurotunnel with 224 biometric kiosks ahead of EES launch

Eurotunnel is installing biometric kiosks specially designed for Eurotunnel deployment by IN Groupe at access points on either side of…

 

IdRamp partners with Clear for reusable biometric identity and authentication

Decentralized digital identity orchestration provider IdRamp has partnered with Clear to offer Sign In With Clear, a biometric reusable identity…

 

Sierra Leone putting digital ID at the center of its digital transformation agenda

The West African nation of Sierra Leone is at full throttle with its digital transformation efforts, and its MOSIP-based foundational…

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