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Health passes shake up digital identity landscape as Walmart chooses Clear biometrics

Digital credentials being advanced for proof of COVID-19 testing or vaccination are continuing to spark concern, but also moving rapidly…

 

EU cybersecurity agency issues biometrics, remote identity proofing guidance for eIDAS compliance

The European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) has published a set of five technical guidance documents to recommend best practices…

 

Border biometrics strategies planned through EU consultation, Australia RFI

Government border agency consultations in the EU and Australia are looking into new biometric technologies to replace their respective legacy…

 

Privacy advocates push for strict biometric surveillance regulation in appeals to White House, EU

Privacy advocates on both sides of the Atlantic are telling their governments that they do not trust officials to use…

 

Show documents on public funding for biometric lie detector system, EU lawmaker demands in court

A lawsuit to force the European Union’s Research Executive Agency (REA) to release documentation for the funding of a trial…

 

Council of Europe warns against biometrics-based emotion recognition

Face biometrics should not be used to implement evaluations of employees based on emotion recognition, The Council of Europe has…

 

New European Parliament guidelines for AI and facial recognition invite moratorium consideration

A report released by the European Parliament (EP) on Wednesday calls for a new legal framework for the development and…

 

German police face biometrics use increasing rapidly, report shows

A document from the German parliament contains figures from the country’s federal ministry of the interior which indicate that the…

 

Veridos leads EU project for secure biometrics-powered ID verification at border controls

German integrated identity solutions company Veridos says it is at the forefront of a European Union project which seeks to…

 

Governments act to support increased biometrics use, data sharing at borders

Governments around the world are using common standards and ICAO-compliant biometric passports to secure immigration and border control processes, and…

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