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IdRamp joins Linux’ Cardea as digital health passes evolve and roll out

IdRamp has joined the Linux Foundation Public Health’s steering committee for its open-source ecosystem for verifiable health credentials. The Cardea system,…

 

Face biometrics draws millions in investment, plus consideration, explanation and criticism

Facial recognition is the common theme of the most widely-read stories on Biometric Update this week, as the technology is…

 

Moving digital health passes from confusion to inclusion

Read this Biometric Update digital health pass report A recent three-part ID4Africa livecast event explored the challenge of establishing effective…

 

Cameroon unveils new details on biometric passport

Cameroon’s General Delegation for National Security (DGSN) has announced July 1 as the new date to commence production of the…

 

Canada requests bids to develop biometric management office strategy

The Canada Border Services Agency has invited 15 groups to submit proposals as it attempts to stand up an Office…

 

CBP One app deployed for asylum seekers, biometric surveillance concerns raised

The Biden Administration has “quietly” expanded the use of the CBP One mobile app, which uses face biometrics to confirm…

 

Four biometrics acquisitions in a week highlighted by ID R&D, Trueface deals

The $49 million dollar acquisition of contactless biometrics and passive liveness leader leader ID R&D by Mitek is just one…

 

While others debate digital health passes, the EU has already hit the ground running

Even as global debates about COVID passports grow heated, digital health certificate programs are launching in the EU. Seven nations…

 

Aviation stakeholders discuss biometric data sharing and digital health pass security

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) brought aviation stakeholders together to discuss information sharing, the progress in airport biometric systems…

 

ICE deploys mobile face biometrics to remotely monitor registered migrants

A pair of recently deployed facial recognition systems are helping the U.S. government monitor migrants and other foreign nationals crossing…

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