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Simprints plans to make its biometric ID open source for greater social impact

The CEO of Simprints Toby Norman says the company plans to release a full open source stack for its fingerprints…


Mobile banking malware growing rapidly, ThreatFabric warns

Online payment fraud prevention provider ThreatFabric has shared research on the return of the Anatsa trojan virus, which is expanding…


Mastercard turns to biometrics for passwordless authentication

As passkey use continues to grow more widespread, Mastercard announces its passkey service, while X also announces passkey support. Android…


Malware variant won’t compromise mobile biometrics, but it will neuter the code

Biometrics security on mobile devices is great unless it’s not turned on. Or if it gets turned off. Researchers with…


Microsoft pushes authentication news involving Entra, Android

Microsoft says its Authenticator app supports phishing-resistant passkeys. In the same breath, By next summer, according to Microsoft, users of…


Georgia mDL now available on Google Wallet for Android Users, other states follow

While Georgia’s mobile driver’s license was initially only available for iPhones, Android users can now access their mDLs and digital…


Telpo launches upgraded version of biometric tablet with more fingerprint options

Telpo has launched an upgraded version of its S8 biometric tablet with more fingerprint scanner options and 4-4-2 fingerprint capturing….


Android biometric safeguards fail to withstand brute-force attack

A team of Chinese scientists has bullied its way past fingerprint authentication protections on smartphones, exposing significant vulnerabilities, reports TechXplore….


cetecom advanced accredited for Android biometric standards testing

Smartcard testing and certification service provider cetecom advanced has been accredited as a Google partner for Android Biometric Security Testing….


Accu-time Systems launches face biometrics-based time clock

Employee time clock manufacturer Accu-Time Systems (ATS) has launched new proprietary biometrics software called Only|You Face. The software is designed…

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