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Data security rules needed for Nepalese digital ID, Nigeria’s World Bank funding

A similar lack of data protection rules in Nepal and Nigeria could limit citizens’ confidence in the national digital ID…

 

UK regulator, California lawmakers tackling children’s online data privacy challenges

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK data protection regulator, may impose a fine of up to £27 million (roughly…

 

Kenya to comply with regional bloc directive on biometric passports from end November

Kenyans have until 30 November to get new East African Community (EAC) biometric passports if they want to be able…

 

Behavioral analytics from NeuroID integrated by TransUnion to stop fraud and false positives

TransUnion has integrated behavioral analytics from NeuroID to help businesses fight fraud and reduce false positives in fraud detection. The…

 

Expanding customer base for selfie biometrics in crypto draws Trulioo to Singapore

Immediately on the heels of announcing job cuts and a pivot to focus on higher-growth areas for its digital identity…

 

Use biometric and MFA layers to block gaps in fraud protection created by digitization

Digitization continues to change the kinds of fraud opportunities available to cybercriminals, even as the most common targets struggle to…

 

Liberia’s election commission seeks clarification on biometrics procurement rerun proposal

Biometrics providers bidding on the contract for Liberia’s voter registration may get a do-over, Front Page Africa reports, with the…

 

US accountability office has a few dozen recommendations to meet federal data privacy

The U.S. continues to face challenges to its meet its own data privacy standards, according to a new report from…

 

Ugandan officials emphasize inclusive digital ID plan to enroll 17M unregistered citizens

The National Identification and Registration Authority of Uganda (NIRA) says it is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that each…

 

Signzy raises $26M to enhance no-code biometric workflow digitalization platform

Signzy has disclosed an INR 210 crore (approximately US$26 million) series B funding round led by Gaja Capital with participation…

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