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Data breach aftermath: recent online fraud trends to watch for

This is a guest post by Ryan Wilk, director of customer success at NuData Security Unlike previous ecommerce industry breaches,…

 

Facial recognition used on Ghana voters list: NPP claims to have found 76k fake voters

Ghanaian opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) claims that the party used facial recognition technology to discover that there are 76,000…

 

Arizona DOT implementing facial recognition technology to curb identity theft

The Arizona Department of Transportation announced it is implementing facial recognition technology for the application process for state-issued credentials in…

 

Stopping identity theft before it starts: the power of behavioral biometrics

This is a guest post by Ryan Wilk, director of Customer Success, NuData Security. According to the “2014 Data Breach…

 

Second OPM hack sees 1.1M fingerprint records stolen

Office of Personnel Management officials have confirmed that a data breach involving security clearance files has impacted some 21.5 million…

 

Nigeria’s Central bank extends biometric identification deadline

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has implemented a four-month extension to the Bank Verification Number (BVN) program, giving Nigerians…

 

IOM donates biometric recognition technology to Philippine Bureau of Immigration

The Philippine Bureau of Immigration (BI) has been provided with new anti-fraud detection equipment from the International Organization for Migration…

 

Banking on biometrics

This is a guest post by Steve Cook, Director of Business Development at Facebanx. The world of banking is changing…

 

IOM deploys biometric verification project to help displaced people in Congo

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) recently began its biometric verification exercise of internally displaced people (IDPs) during food assistance…

 

ID360 forum to focus on economic matters related to identity, cybersecurity and personal information

The Center for Identity at The University of Texas announced it will host the fifth annual ID360: The Global Forum…

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