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Suprema announces plans to support biometric and access control sales in Europe with new entity

Suprema Inc. is increasing its footprint in Europe to respond to growing demand for biometric facial recognition devices, contactless solutions and…

 

EU civil society group calls for ban on public surveillance biometrics as privacy authorities issue warnings

European Digital Rights (EDRi) has published a paper demanding the European Commission and EU Member States institute a ban on…

 

Signicat joins European taskforce to standardize digital identity proofing

Signicat’s Jon Ølnes has joined the European Telecommunications Standards Institute’s (ETSI) taskforce to work with five other experts on developing European standards…

 

UK pushes back strong authentication for payments deadline and European industry requests extension

UK merchants have been given a little longer to implement biometrics and other authentication factors, as the strong customer authentication…

 

Biometric time and attendance systems restricted by European data protection rules, Dutch authority issues fine

Biometric time and attendance tracking of employees through a fingerprint-based system has been ruled illegal in Germany unless exceptional circumstances…

 

Small businesses face fraud and compliance challenges with PSD2 deadline looming

Small businesses are not ready for the looming PSD2 deadline, Accertify has heard from a number of different sources at…

 

Liechtenstein to provide citizens with biometric bracelets to contain coronavirus

Liechtenstein has introduced a tech program to provide biometric bracelets for its citizens to monitor COVID-19 in real-time and keep…

 

Money20/20 Europe

Money20/20 Europe Amsterdam, Netherlands September 22 – 24, 2020 Europe’s biggest FinTech event is back. The relationships that are built…

 

Privacy observer complains to Greek data protection head about police biometric project

Greek internet privacy advocate and European Digital Rights (EDRi) observer Homo Digitalis has raised questions about the legality of the…

 

Online payment fraud loss to grow 50 percent in Europe by 2024

By 2024, financial loss caused by online payment fraud will cost eCommerce merchants more than $25 billion annually, compared to…

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