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NoPassword enters partnership with ForgeRock 11 December 2017

Authentication firm NoPassword has revealed that it will partner with digital identity firm ForgeRock.


Police in Adams receive new fingerprint scanner 11 December 2017

Police officials in the Massachusetts town of Adams say the department has added a live-scan fingerprinting device.


Samsung reverts to rear-mounted fingerprint sensor: Leak 11 December 2017

An image to be used for Samsung’s Health app has been updated to show a new rear layout for a fingerprint sensor on the Galaxy S9.


UTI Mutual Fund to use biometric verification 08 December 2017

India's UTI Mutual Fund has introduced Aadhaar based e-KYC using biometric verification validated through UIDAI.

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Philippines to issue 500,000 biometric driver's licenses per month 07 December 2017

Senior officials in the Philippines have said a biometric driving licence system developed by Dermalog can issue 500,000 of the licences per month.


Qualcomm launches Snapdragon 845 mobile platform 07 December 2017

Chipmaker and tech firm Qualcomm has included biometrics security advances in its new Snapdragon 845 mobile platform.


HYPR joins Mastercard start path programme 06 December 2017

Authentication solutions firm HYPR has announced today that it has received strategic investment from Mastercard and has been named to the latest class of Mastercard Start Path. 


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Features

World Bank, Accenture outline universal ID vision for developing nations

ID solutions firm Accenture and the World Bank have published a study into how universal ID and biometrics can foster financial inclusion and improve vital services in developing countries.


Blog: A guide for banks in choosing biometric systems

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


Can biometrics help with Europe’s migrant problem?

The European Union’s plans to use biometrics to identify a flood of migrants arriving in the continent are raising questions over how much “proportionate coercion” will be deemed acceptable in gathering fingerprint data.


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. 


British MPs ‘alarmed’ at police using biometric data

A British parliamentary committee tasked with looking into the implications of biometric technology has recommended that the government strengthen regulations on testing and privacy. 


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