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Website: idemia.com

IDEMIA Group unlocks simpler and safer ways to pay, connect, access, identify, travel and protect public places. With its long-standing expertise in biometrics and cryptography, IDEMIA develops technologies of excellence with an impactful, ethical, and socially responsible approach. Every day, IDEMIA secures billions of interactions in the physical and digital worlds.

IDEMIA Group brings together three market-leading businesses that enable mission-critical solutions:

• IDEMIA Secure Transactions is the leading technology provider who unlocks safer and easier ways to pay and connect. For more information, click here
• IDEMIA Public Security is a leading global provider of biometric solutions that unlock convenient and secure travel, access, and protection. For more information, click here
• IDEMIA Smart Identity leverages the power of cryptographic and biometric technologies to unlock a single trusted identity for all. For more information, click here

IDEMIA Public Security, a division of IDEMIA Group is the premium provider of convenient and trusted biometric-based solutions, transforming public and private organizations across the globe. Our industry-enabled and client-specific solutions draw upon decades of expertise in biometrics to revolutionize the fields of public security and identity, travel and transport, and access control. Built on privacy and trust, our market-leading iris, fingerprint and facial recognition solutions top independent benchmarking for accuracy, fairness and scalability. These exacting standards enable our clients to build safer, fairer societies where people can live, interact, and move about freely. Our best-in class solutions also make us the partner of choice for leading integrators, technology providers, OEMs, and specialized partners.

With a global team of nearly 15,000 employees, IDEMIA Group is trusted by over 600 governmental organizations and more than 2,400 enterprises in over 180 countries. For more information, visit www.idemia.com and follow @IDEMIAGroup on X.

IDEMIA Biometrics News


Mobile ID combats fraud, gives holder control of personal data: USPF report

The U.S. Payments Forum (USPF) has published a new white paper entitled “The Role of Mobile IDs in Payments.” Authored…

Jul 4, 2024

EU earmarks €190M for new Horizon Europe program, including border management

The European Union has earmarked 190 million euros (US$204.8 million) for projects related to border security, cybersecurity, privacy, crime fighting…

Jul 3, 2024

US Motor Carrier Agency looks to stop fraud, theft with Idemia IDV solution

The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a “limited source justification rationale” document to support…

Jun 28, 2024

Kansas law enforcement upgrades to Idemia ABIS

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) has completed the upgrade to its state fingerprint database, replacing the outdated Automated Fingerprint…

Jun 24, 2024

Idemia says no consortium for DR Congo ID card, Afritech holds contract

When the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Inspectorate General of Finance (IGF) approached Idemia to inquire about its role in the…

Jun 20, 2024

‘Facial recognition is the easy part’: digital travel ID pilot results are in

Air travel has been getting more complicated. From security and passport checks to special documents such as COVID-19 certificates, passengers…

Jun 19, 2024

Controversy trails big money biometric ID card contract in DR Congo

A mega money contract for the production of biometric national ID cards in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo)…

Jun 7, 2024

Biometric technology buyers are facing an assessment conundrum: Idemia

The market for biometric identification technology has grown rapidly in the past several years with buyers increasingly forced to choose…

Jun 6, 2024

World Bank highlights Lebanon’s “ambitious journey” to a secure digital identity

Lebanon is attempting to build up its digital identity system as part of what the World Bank calls “an ambitious…

Jun 4, 2024

Nepal’s digital identity transformation fosters challenges

In striving to develop a comprehensive digital identity system, Nepal is embarking on a transformative journey, promising to overhaul the…

May 30, 2024

India introduces data sharing revocation amid biometrics adoption surge

The role of digitalization and biometrics in facilitating governance and public service delivery in a country as vast and diverse…

May 28, 2024

Idemia helping French government line up deepfake defenses

Idemia is at the center of an initiative to develop a deepfake detection toolkit for the government of France. A…

May 23, 2024

Idemia’s mIDReader, Verify SDK achieve ISO certification for mobile ID verification

In a bid to secure verification of digital identities, Idemia has announced that its mIDReader device and Verify SDK have…

May 22, 2024

Digital transformation, easing access to services and NIST in the spotlight at ID4Africa Day 2

Executives of digital ID and biometrics companies took the front seat on Day 2 of the ID4Africa annual general meeting…

May 21, 2024

Singapore plans expansion of biometric airport lanes to more travelers, airports

The Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) has announced that all foreign visitors arriving at Changi Airport in Singapore can now…

May 15, 2024

Taiwan’s digital ID card initiative suspension adds NT$202M in costs

Reports indicate that the Ministry of the Interior (MOI) in Taiwan is set to face a significant financial burden. The…

Apr 29, 2024

Estonia navigates future of ID cards, digital identity and digital wallets

Estonia is keeping its physical identity cards until the creation of the European Union Digital Identity (EUDI) wallet. In January,…

Apr 12, 2024

Idemia discusses faster police operations, improved outcomes with livescan biometrics

Biometrics, and fingerprints in particular, have long been one of the pillars of forensics work performed by police and crime…

Apr 10, 2024

Idemia upgrading Nigeria’s national biometric system to handle 250M IDs

Nigeria’s National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) is upgrading the country’s biometric identification system to handle the records of up to…

Apr 2, 2024

Latent fingerprint software improvements save police time with higher accuracy

Latent fingerprints are the original raison d’etre for the biometrics industry, but the technology behind their collection and matching is…

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Facial recognition: A strategic imperative for national security

This is a guest post by IDEMIA NSS President and CEO B Scott Swann and Senior Director for Innovation and…

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International Identity Day an opportunity for knowledge sharing for Idemia

September 16 is International Identity Day, in recognition of United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal 16.9. The Goal is to provide…

Oct 18, 2019Idemia brings government experience to accelerating airport biometrics deployments

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