FB pixel

DHS

 

Bid protests continue in delayed DHS biometrics contract

In what has felt like a never-ending bidding process, hindered by multiple procurement delays, the Department of Homeland Security has…

 

Congressman criticizes US port biometric security card program

In 2002, the US federal government pledged to improve port security by implementing new biometric security cards, but a full…

 

Popular trends in biometrics: a recap of the week’s top reports

Here’s a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Facial recognition Facial…

 

Homeland Security seeking off-the-shelf applications to manage biometric data

The Department of Homeland Security’ Office of Biometric Identity Management is currently looking for off-the-shelf applications that can more effectively…

 

SIBA founder urges DHS to implement biometric border exit in Senate testimony and roundtable

Secure Identity & Biometrics Association founder Janice Kephart is calling on the Department of Homeland Security to promptly deploy a…

 

Apex Air Entry/Exit Re-engineering webinar, April 9, 2015

The DHS Apex Air Entry/Exit Re-engineering (AEER) Program will host a webinar for biometric solution providers and industry representatives today,…

 

US Customs set to launch biometric pilot programs: leaked documents

The US Customs and Border Protection’s recently released facial recognition pilot program is the first of three biometrics programs that…

 

Customs and Border Protection launches passport facial recognition airport pilot

The Department of Homeland Security announced that Customs and Border Protection has initiated its “1:1 Facial Recognition Air Entry Pilot”…

 

DHS audit finds several flaws in Coast Guard’s biometric system

The Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector General recently audited the US Coast Guard’s (USCG) biometric system, in which…

 

Air Entry Exit Working Group stocked with all industry players, taking on biometric exit in Congress

This is a guest post by Janice Kephart, founder of the Secure Identity & Biometrics Association (SIBA). In October 2014…

Most Read This Week

Featured Company

Biometrics Research

Biometrics White Papers

Biometrics Events

Explaining Biometrics