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Singapore could soon have more than one thousand biometric vending machines

Singaporean company Le Tach Pte. Is planning to expand the number of its vending machine that support payments with facial…

 

Indian government considering QR code-based offline Aadhaar customer verification for bank services

India’s government and reserve bank are negotiating to allow the use of the secure digitally-signed QR code introduced by the…

 

SecuGen to showcase FBI certified fingerprint reader at CES 2019

SecuGen announced this week it will be featuring the Hamster Pro 10, an FBI certified and ultra-slim fingerprint reader, at…

 

One Identity modular IAM technology to be distributed by Nuvias in UK

Cybersecurity distributor Nuvias has been chosen as the UK distributor for identity and access management provider One Identity. One Identity…

 

ForgeRock adds AimBrain biometric modules and expands support for cloud deployments

AimBrain’s five biometric authentication modules have been added to the ForgeRock Trust Network, bringing both visible and invisible server-side authentication…

 

Nuance to provide voice biometrics for largest bank in Ireland

Ireland’s largest bank is deploying Nuance Communications’ voice biometrics to its Contact Center to make customer service access more seamless…

 

Facial recognition 20 times more accurate with advances in convolutional neural networks, NIST finds

Facial recognition algorithms can identify matches with error rates as low as 0.2 percent given good quality photos, 20 times…

 

OBIM transferred to DHS management under long-stalled cyber legislation signed into law

The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Office of Biometrics Identity Management (OBIM) is being transferred to DHS’s Management Directorate, DHS…

 

UK Commissioner opens investigation into police use of facial recognition

UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has launched a formal investigation into the legality and effectiveness of facial recognition technology used…

 

UK public warms to biometric card use but data storage concerns remain

53 per cent of UK cardholders would trust the use of their fingerprint to authenticate payments more than their PIN…

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