Consumer ID

Consumer ID is generally thought of as the use of biometrics to identify or verify the identity of individuals conducting in-person or remote transactions for goods or services. Biometrics can be used to complement or replace authentication mechanisms such as presenting cards, tickets, photo identification, PINs, or signatures. This page brings you all the latest news, press releases and information on this sector.

Latest Headlines

BIO-key Reports 2018 revenue of $4mn 02 April 2019

BIO-key International, a provider of biometric authentication and security solutions, today reported results for its fourth quarter (Q4'18) and full year ended December 31, 2018 and provided initial 2019 financial guidance. 


Facial recognition enhanced security at the Brits and NTAs 07 March 2019

Digital Barriers,  provider of edge-based IoT surveillance and security technologies, today announced that its cutting-edge facial recognition technology was successfully deployed at The O2 in London to enhance security at both The BRIT Awards (“BRITs”) in February and the National Television Awards (“NTAs”) in January.


Veridium announces behavioral biometrics solution Veridium InMotion 26 February 2019

Veridium, a developer of user-centric authentication solutions, today announced the availability of its new behavioral biometric, Veridium InMotion for VeridiumID.


Gemalto places world’s first volume biometric payment card sensor order with FPC 21 February 2019

Fingerprint Cards technology has been selected by Gemalto to bring additional performance to its next generation of dual interface payment cards.

Features

Feature: Smartphone security – It’s all in the eyes

Iris scanners are increasingly becoming a key focus for mobile device manufacturers as they look for that convenient and secure method to make sure users can keep their devices protected. 


Blog: A guide for banks in choosing biometric systems

Banks must consider factors such as performance, usability, regulation and security when selecting biometric solutions.


Feature: Biometrics for high-value services: Opportunities, obstacles and breakthroughs

The switch to biometric authentication, overwhelmingly supported by users who appreciate its speed and ease of use, is a real game-changer that should not be taken lightly.


Mobile identity and wearables: You are what you wear

Traditional single factor or multi-factor authentication solutions are neither convenient nor secure enough in a world where common authentication methods are needed across a wide range of endpoint devices. 


Samsung mounts biometric offensive on Apple with S6 sensor, Samsung Pay

The Samsung Galaxy S6’s fingerprint sensor has been singled out for praise by tech critics – especially over its swipe-based predecessor.


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