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ID2020 certifies BLOK BioScience Immunity Passport with self-sovereign approach to digital ID

ID2020 has certified the digital ID immunity passport developed by BLOK Bioscience as conforming to its conception of “good ID,”…

 

TikTok biometric data privacy lawsuits in U.S. merged as Microsoft mulls acquisition

Twenty lawsuits alleging biometric data privacy violations by TikTok in federal court have been rolled up into one by a…

 

FaceTec partners with regtech firm to deliver facial authentication and liveness biometrics for eKYC checks

Cynopsis Solutions, one of Asia’s fastest-growing most recognized fintech firms, is implementing biometric facial matching and 3D liveness detection technology…

 

McAfee points to a potentially scary problem with facial biometrics used in airports

The head of McAfee’s advanced threat research group says his team has used biometric facial recognition software and common human…

 

Bids for India’s national biometric facial recognition system pushed back for tenth time

Bids from biometrics providers for India’s Automated Facial Recognition System were expected to received by the National Crime Records Bureau…

 

Silverfort adaptive authentication, Plurilock behavioral biometrics draw investment

Israeli authentication platform Silverfort has received a $30 million investment in a Series B funding round led by Aspect Ventures…

 

BIO-key provides single sign-on, transaction security and account recovery for credit card processor

Credit card processing company Clearent LLC has selected identity and access management capabilities from biometrics-powered IAM solutions provider BIO-key to secure…

 

Regula launches new office in Ukraine to develop document security forensics

Regula has expanded its team by opening a new forensics office in Kyiv, Ukraine, the company announced. The team includes…

 

AU10TIX and Folio announce certification to international data security and privacy standards

AU10TIX has earned certification to the ISO/IEC 27701 standard for data security, indicating its responsible handling of personally identifiable information (PII)…

 

Secure digital identity takes on new importance for South Africans amid lockdowns

This is a guest post by Tshepo Magoma, a Yoti Digital Identity Fellow. With the fast spread of COVID-19, South Africa…

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