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  1. Eyeing Next-Generation Biometrics

    ... is the largest biometric database in the world, housing the fingerprints and criminal histories for more than 70 million subjects in the ... according to the FBI website. The database includes the fingerprints from 73,000 known and suspected terrorists processed by the United ...

    Helen Mosher - 09/03/2013 - 00:09 - 1 comment

  2. Biometrics' Unprecedented Public Integration

    ... call centers to validate clients. In Europe, a hotel employs fingerprints instead of keys to open guest-room doors while another location allows shoppers to scan fingerprints connected to their credit cards to pay for items. Casinos have ...

    Cyndy Hogan - 10/01/2013 - 14:02 - 0 comments

  3. Personal Identification Cards Become More Powerful

    ... use of iris pattern as a biometric with or without fingerprints, optional secure messaging between cards and readers, and remote ...

    SIGNAL - 09/09/2013 - 14:53 - 1 comment

  4. Closing the Door on 
Iris Recognition Vulnerabilities

    ... iris patterns enrolled in a database, just as if they were fingerprints. That would allow easy positive identification of someone ... camera,” he observes. Adding a zoom lens allows imaging of fingerprints, palm prints and even faces without physically coming into contact ...

    Helen Mosher - 09/02/2013 - 22:27 - 0 comments

  5. Industry Can, Must Do More to Help FBI Cybersecurity Efforts

    ... FBI is working to develop a tool that identifies malware’s fingerprints. One problem the bureau has had with industry is that ...

    SIGNAL - 07/30/2013 - 13:17 - 0 comments

  6. MorphoTrust to Support TSA Biometrics

    ... checks include the capture of biometric (facial pictures and fingerprints) and biographic data to ensure that individuals seeking access to ... Tags:  biometrics facial recognition fingerprints HTAP MorphoTrust Transportation Identity ...

    George Seffers - 04/16/2012 - 10:18

  7. Universities Develop New-School Biometrics

    ... which goes beyond traditional biometrics of iris scans, fingerprints, palm prints and facial recognition.   The ... which goes beyond traditional biometrics of iris scans, fingerprints, palm prints and facial recognition. Even as biometrics ...

    Helen Mosher - 01/08/2013 - 10:08 - 0 comments

  8. Next Generation Biometrics to be a Boon for Law Enforcement

    ... than 13 million mug shots, which will be matched against fingerprints. Cuthbertson said the facial system likely will not provide law ...

    Rachel Lilly - 02/27/2013 - 10:52 - 1 comment

  9. Experts Ponder Both Sides of Border Security

    ... capabilities to electronically record all 10 of a visitor's fingerprints. Once a customer is enrolled into the system, when they return to the United States, they only have to imprint four fingerprints for verification. The DHS has also tested mobile identification ...

    Rita Boland - 12/19/2012 - 10:51 - 0 comments

  10. Biometrics Technology Continues to Grow

    ... devices. For its part, DHS can now process ten fingerprints as quickly as it once processed two, says Robert Mocny, who ... 25 th , offering improved accuracy and speed for matching fingerprints. The FBI is also building a biotechnology center in West ...

    George Seffers - 02/23/2011 - 11:31 - 0 comments