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DHS terminates biometric deportation program

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced it has terminated one of its key deportation programs, that was heavily…

 

New automated passport control kiosks from SITA go live at New York airport

In an effort to provide a quick and smooth experience customs immigration process for passengers, 41 new Automated Passport Control…

 

Australia’s national security committee puts a halt to customs’ biometric collection plans

Australia’s Immigration Department wants to collect and store photographs of millions of Australian citizens under the government’s counterterrorism laws, which…

 

New Australian policy could allow biometric data from travelers to be shared between domestic and foreign agencies

New legislation from the Australian government aimed at tightening national security will enable customs and immigration officers to collect biometric…

 

Biometrics in Australia

This is a guest post by Maria Makedonas, Marketing Cooridnator for Argus Global, Sydney In Australia, the use of biometrics…

 

Securiport provides biometric immigration control system to reduce spread of the Ebola virus

Securiport announced it is providing advanced biometric screening technologies to aid government and health organizations in reducing the spread of…

 

What is Biometric Data Sharing? An Introduction & Overview

This is a guest post by Paul Coombes, Head of Commercial (EMEA) for Argus Global The Five Country Conference (FCC)…

 

New legislation needed for airport eGate face scanners: Australian Customs

Australia’s federal government is seeking to collect and share biometric data to support new anti-terrorist security measures at airports, according…

 

Thales awarded with £3.8m contract to secure UK biometric residence card data

Security technology firm Thales announced it has been awarded a new £3.8 million, two-year contract from the UK’s Home Office…

 

Facial recognition and biometric screening to be deployed at Australian airports

Australian Customs and Border Protection Services is rolling out facial recognition and biometric screening at the departure gates of all…

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