New authentication method based on the movement of the iris

Biometric authentication provides convenience, speed and security to identification processes. In this regard, the company SRI has developed a new application, called Iris on the Move (IOM), which is based on the movement of the eye iris, and delivers accurate authentication while requiring minimal user interaction. IOM also meets the growing demand for seamless and

Successful use of voice biometrics for tax collection

The New Zealand Inland Revenue has revealed that some 1.4 million have signed up for a voice biometrics-back contact service. The service was launched in January 2012. Customers are automatically able to check their task balances and payment dates, receive child support information, retrieve their Identification number, activate online services account and reset passwords. Revenue

British police used biometric authentication at a music festival

The British police deployed a facial recognition system for security during the Music Festival that took place at Donington Park. Cameras were able to scan faces at the event and images were checked against a Europe-wide database of custody images. Police speakers confirmed that this was the first time the technology had been used outside

Brain waves for human biometric identification

The potential use of brain waves for human biometric identification was first announced in 2013. Experts consider that the development of such applications would greatly improve the security of existing authentication methods. In this regard, a new research project from Spain points out to the meaning of words as a specific identifier. A team lead by

Canada will implement biometric identification systems in its borders

The prime minister of Canada has announced new measures to fight terrorism, including the use of biometric authentication to all travelers who need a visa to enter the country. The government will make sure that privacy standards are met. There will be an investment of $ 312.6 million for the extent of the existing program

UNHCR deliver biometric system for refugees

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), along the collaboration of private companies, is working to deliver a biometric technology system for registering and verifying the identities of displaced persons around the world. The adoption of new technologies will enable UNHCR to provide refugees with the assistance they require where and when needed. The