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Suprema issues statement on biometric records exposure

Suprema has responded to the recent cybersecurity incident in which unencrypted biometric records from the BioStar 2 access control system…

 

Virginia Tech deploys MorphoWave contactless biometrics for dining hall access

Virginia Tech has deployed MorphoWave scanners to campus dining halls to allow students to use fingerprint biometrics to for access…

 

Ping Identity adds award-winning CMO to leadership team

Ping Identity announced that Kevin Sellers has joined its leadership team as global chief marketing officer, responsible for all aspects…

 

Yoti provides biometric digital identity for employee references and student app

Yoti is providing its technology to enhance the online reference-checking system of human resource technology company RefNow, and has also…

 

Nymi pitches biometrics as answer to healthcare industry cybersecurity threats

A pair of studies suggest that the healthcare industry is in the process of embracing biometrics to combat cybersecurity threats….

 

Precise Biometrics announces YOUNiQ facial recognition solution for building security

Precise Biometrics has integrated the facial recognition capabilities of its YOUNiQ digital identity offering with door access systems to provide…

 

Passive biometric liveness detection from ID R&D adds frictionless security for voice and face

For decades the key performance measure of any biometric system was the accuracy of biometric matching. Is this the same…

 

Industry groups criticize facial recognition hysteria

SIA (Security Industry Association) has published a report to combat misconceptions and provide perspective on facial biometrics while the Information…

 

Utah to consider bill blocking police from forcing biometrics to unlock phone

A bill is being prepared for Utah’s state legislature to prevent police from compelling suspects to unlock their smartphones with…

 

Technologies offered to defeat facial recognition and provide alternative for tracking

The proliferation of facial recognition technology is giving rise to methods of subverting it, such as the laser pointers used…

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