Is Biometrics Safe For Human?

Biometric Safe Iris Recognition

Biometrics has become an emerging technology thanks to its security feature regarding the identification of individuals by means of metric measurement of human characteristics. Biometrics is often categorized into physiological and behavioral characteristics. Physiological characteristics are related to the shape of the body such as: fingerprint, iris, palm, veins, face, etc. Behavioral characteristics are related…

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Will Biometric Authentication Define the Future of Mobile Banking?

Multimodal biometric systems have been proven to be very effective in protecting information and resources in banking applications

Mobile banking as defined is a service provided by a bank or other financial institution that allows its customers to conduct some financial transactions remotely using a mobile device such as a mobile phone or tablet. In mobile banking, biometrics is one of the most interesting new trends. It seems to be a milestone when…

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Protect Your Digital Life with Biometrics

Biometrics to keep your personal data safe in the digital identity data explosion era.

Increasingly, we’re living double lives. One is our physical, everyday existence and the other is our digital life. Digital identity as defined by Techopedia is “an online or networked identity adopted or claimed in cyberspace by an individual, organization or electronic device”. In other words, those are characteristics or data attributes such as: username, password,…

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Will the Internet of Things Drive Biometrics into Mainstream?

Biometric identification to bring safety and convenience in data and network sharing in the internet of things era.

The “Internet of things” (IoT) is a hot topic of conversation both in the workplace and outside of it. Basically, IoT is a concept of connecting any device to the internet (and/or to each other). This includes almost everything from mobile phone, washing machines, baby monitors, cars or even a jet engine of an airplane….

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Numerous Advantages of Biometric Physical Access Control

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Physical access control devices and systems play an important part in our life from the simplest single door of your house to a larger scale of organizations and governments.  Together with the technological proliferation, there are increasing demands for safety and security. Electronic access control system (EACS) such as: biometrics, card based, intruder alarm, touchpad…

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Four Biometric Solutions can Cut Cost and Enhance Efficiency for Your Business

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Biometrics such as iris, fingerprint, face, voice is now becoming mainstream with large scale applications in different industries. While others may think that biometrics is too costly and unnecessary, business owners are beginning to realize the benefits of biometric adoption in both physical & digital security control such as: streamlining operation, enhancing productivity, minimizing security…

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Biometric Cloud-Based Offers Attractive Deployment

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Cloud computing security concerns Cloud computing is defined as a model for enabling ubiquitous, convenient, on-demand network access to a shared large number of configurable computing resources, for example: networks, servers, storage, applications, and services that can be rapidly provisioned and released with minimal management effort or service provider interaction. Cloud computing is an emerging…

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How Can Biometrics Enhance the Transportation and Cargo Security?

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Cargo security issues – a growing problem $30 billion worth of cargo lost each year, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation; deceptive pickups – in which a thief poses as a legal driver and hauls a load away – spiked 763% from 2009 to 2012, according to FreightWatch International. Richard Murphy, president of Murphy…

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Can mobile push biometrics to the mainstream?

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Mobile devices are rapidly becoming a key computing platform, transforming how people access business and personal information. Access to business data from mobile devices requires secure authentication, but traditional password schemes based on a mix of alphanumeric and symbols are cumbersome and unpopular, which makes users to avoid accessing business data on their personal devices…

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Iris biometrics – Living passport for airport access control

Biometric Border Control Streamlines the US’s Border Security

The increasing demand of air traveling across countries and continents, together with the high expectation of customers in terms of services and security have put pressure to maintain the air transportation infrastructures. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) projects that the global travel will grow 4.1% per year over the next 20 years, from 3.3…

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