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Biometrics embraced by major payment networks as contactless fingerprints put to the test by NIST

The enthusiasm with which two of the world’s largest payment networks are embracing biometrics stands out in another blockbuster news…

 

Camera-makers and Microsoft work to enable edge COVID-19 prevention processing with installed base

Smart cameras equipped with computer vision could help enforce mask-wearing and social distancing by detecting people violating them and sending…

 

Contactless fingerprint biometrics accuracy improves with multiple fingers, NIST report shows

A new report on the accuracy and interoperability of contactless biometric fingerprint scanners has been published by The National Institute…

 

Researchers use Instagram mask selfies to improve biometric facial recognition algorithms

Some facial biometrics developers fear the COVID-19 pandemic will affect their business, as the number of people wearing masks has…

 

Face recognition systems need to instill trust, but they do not: NIST researchers

Not enough is being done to engender trust in decisions made by facial recognition and biometrics systems, according to a…

 

Face biometric systems promise protection with new capabilities, but effectiveness not yet proven

Biometric facial recognition with thermal detection systems continue to be rolled out by the industry to meet the expected requirements…

 

Slandala approved by Kantara Initiative as assessor for digital identity frameworks’ NIST compliance

IT consultancy The Slandala Company has been approved by the Kantara Initiative as a Kantara accredited assessor, meaning it can…

 

Identity Automation updates RapidIdentity IAM platform with several new capabilities

Identity Automation has released a new update for RapidIdentity, its Identity and Access Management (IAM) platform, which includes password blacklist…

 

NIST’s Patrick Grother on bias, biometrics evolution and plans to test face recognition with masks

As the world’s foremost authority on the biometric performance of face recognition, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)…

 

Innovatrics on NIST FRVT biometric accuracy leaderboard with fast matching algorithm

The latest biometric facial recognition benchmarks show Innovatrics’ technology among the fastest for identifying people from large data sets. Innovatrics’…

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