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Police, border guards’ face-matching test updated for first time in a decade

A human examiner face matching test, (GFMT2) used to select staff for police and government roles has been updated for the…

 

Biometric selfies and forged passports: identities for sale on the dark web

With the rapid growth of personal information for sale on the dark web, Privacy Affairs has published its 2021 Dark…

 

New facial recognition tools and defences for data and privacy protection

Several new tools have been developed to help consumers protect their privacy or data, either from or with facial recognition…

 

Cognitec unveils new camera for ISO-compliant biometrics capture at borders

Cognitec has developed a specialized camera for fast capturing of ISO-compliant images for face biometrics matching at border crossing in…

 

France’s new biometric ID cards from IN Groupe actually fit in people’s wallets, enable EU travel

The rollout of France’s new national digital identity card with embedded fingerprint biometrics, supplied by IN Groupe, began this week…

 

Online tool exposes whether face biometrics have been trained with your photos

Exposing.AI is an online tool that can help users to track whether their pictures have been used to train AI…

 

PSA opens PhilSys’ biometric registration process to the public

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) opened the second, biometrics-focused part of the registration process for the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys)…

 

REAL ID law quietly passes with a possible win for government watchdogs

Among the many disparate provisions in the federal appropriations act signed into law last month was an updated REAL ID…

 

India mulls digital voter ID before assembly elections next year

The electoral commission of India is reportedly considering embarking on a project to digitize photo ID cards to provide a…

 

Face morphing threat to biometric identity credentials’ trustworthiness a growing problem

Face morphing poses a significant threat to contemporary face biometrics, NIST Computer Scientist and International Face Performance Conference (IFPC) 2020…

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