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HID Global Bolsters Executive Team with High Profile Appointments

HID Global Bolsters Executive Team with High Profile Appointments

“I am pleased that we have added top talent to HID’s senior leadership team and strengthened our ability to deliver on our exciting vision for the future.” – Stefan Widing, President and CEO of HID Global. HID Global has burnished its executive acumen with two high-profile new appointments. The company’s new VP and Citizen ID Business…

How Behavioral Biometrics Enable PSD2 Compliance

How Behavioral Biometrics Enable PSD2 Compliance

BehavioSec is highlighting its technology’s compliance with Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2), the European Union’s major regulation for payment services and transactions. In a new post on its website, BehavioSec points out the PSD2 now requires ‘Strong Customer Authentication‘ (SCA), which it defines as the use of two of three authentication factors – something the…

Money20/20 Europe: Biocryptology Aims to End Fraud with Fingerprints

Money20/20 Europe: Biocryptology Aims to End Fraud with Fingerprints

“It all made for a compelling case during Money20/20 Europe, where biometric authentication has been enjoying a rising profile over recent years and is likely of particular interest now that GDPR has come into play.” Spain-based biometric authentication specialist Biocryptology put biometric authentication in the spotlight on the first day of Money20/20 Europe with a major…

Ask the Experts About the Coming Post-Password Internet

Ask the Experts About the Coming Post-Password Internet

On Wednesday May 30 at 11 AM Eastern, FindBiometrics and the FIDO Alliance will present the latest in our expert biometrics webinar series: Preparing For the Post-Password Internet. The culmination of On-Device Authentication Month, the webinar will deal with topics concerning FIDO2 standards empowering browsers to support password alternatives, the opportunities and challenges facing strong…

It’s Time for World Password Day to Mark its Historic End

It’s Time for World Password Day to Mark its Historic End

The FIDO Alliance is no fan of passwords, but it did have much to celebrate on the occasion of this year’s World Password Day. Writing on the organization’s website, FIDO Alliance Executive Director Brett McDowell noted that World Password Day was in fact founded by a FIDO Board member, Intel. But that was seven years…

Expert Panel to Talk Enterprise Biometrics in Tomorrow’s Live Webinar

Expert Panel to Talk Enterprise Biometrics in Tomorrow’s Live Webinar

With the next entry in FindBiometrics’ renowned webinar series set for tomorrow, its full lineup of expert panelists has been revealed. The “Efficiency, Security and Trust in The Biometric Enterprise” webinar will of course feature a representative of our premier partner for Physical Access and Enterprise Month, ISC West, in the person of Industry Vice…

How To Get A Handle On The New Mobile Biometrics Arena

How To Get A Handle On The New Mobile Biometrics Arena

“It’s a rare opportunity to hear about the state of the art directly from the industry’s vanguard…” The mobile biometrics revolution has followed a more or less clear through-line for the last couple of years as fingerprint sensors have exploded across the device ecosystem. Fortunes have been made on this rising tide, and it has…

Upcoming Mobile Biometrics Webinar Features Behavioral Biometrics Expert

Upcoming Mobile Biometrics Webinar Features Behavioral Biometrics Expert

Another heavy hitter has been announced for this week’s FindBiometrics webinar, “New Frontiers in Mobile Biometrics“: Frances Zelazny, Vice President, BioCatch. An affable and highly knowledgeable executive with one of the hottest firms in authentication active in the market today, Zelazny will bring to the discussion the same articulate expertise she deployed on the show floor…

Aerendir Introduces Proprioceptive Neurophysiology For Authentication

Aerendir Introduces Proprioceptive Neurophysiology For Authentication

A new Silicon Valley firm is taking a new approach to mobile biometric authentication. Called Aerendir, the company specializes in what it calls ‘Touch Technology’ based on, as its website explains, “proprioceptive neurophysiology.” Yes, proprioceptive neurophysiology. While the specific technicalities of Aerendir’s ‘Neuro-Finger Print’ (NFP) system are under wraps, the term refers to signals generated within…

Precise Biometrics R&D Director to Participate in FindBiometrics Webinar Event

Precise Biometrics R&D Director to Participate in FindBiometrics Webinar Event

Fresh off this year’s spectacular Mobile World Congress, the FindBiometrics Mobile Biometrics Month webinar is right around the corner, and Precise Biometrics is lending some of its top talent for the event: The company’s R&D Director, Fredrik Clementson, will be on hand to offer his insights as part of the expert panel discussion. Having served…

Here’s How Behavioral Biometrics Work With FIDO Standards

Here’s How Behavioral Biometrics Work With FIDO Standards

BioCatch is pointing to Samsung SDS’s NexSign solution as an example of how FIDO Alliance authentication standards can be combined with behavioral biometrics to help eliminate fraud. The integration was first announced at last autumn’s Money20/20 exhibition in Las Vegas. NexSign is an authentication platform initially designed to support user authentication via facial, fingerprint, and…

The MWC 2018 Conversation Continues In This Upcoming Mobile Biometrics Webinar

The MWC 2018 Conversation Continues In This Upcoming Mobile Biometrics Webinar

As evidenced by the industry-shaping announcements coming out of Mobile World Congress 2018, new frontiers in mobile identity are on the horizon. Mobile biometrics are ubiquitous and their practical use cases have expanded beyond consumer device unlocking. New digital identity regulations are poised to make strong authentication integral to online life while mobile biometrics are…

Mobile, IoT, and Cloud Tech Drive HID Global’s 2018 Trends

Mobile, IoT, and Cloud Tech Drive HID Global’s 2018 Trends

HID Global has issued its top five trends anticipated for 2018, with mobile, cloud, and Internet of Things technologies continuing to advance change. One trend that already appears to be well underway is “Organizations embracing the benefits of the cloud”. With Acuity Market Intelligence having recently predicted massive growth in cloud-based biometric transactions, and Entrust…

New White Paper Examines On-Device and Server-Side Authentication Debate

New White Paper Examines On-Device and Server-Side Authentication Debate

As the debate rages on between advocates for server-side biometric authentication and those who promote an on-device approach, Aware has issued a new white paper aimed at giving each side its due. Entitled “Mobile Biometric Authentication: Pros and Cons of Server and Device-Based”, the paper takes the position that there are advantages and disadvantages to…

VIDEO: Get To Know Aware’s Knomi Mobile Biometric Authentication Platform

VIDEO: Get To Know Aware’s Knomi Mobile Biometric Authentication Platform

Aware, Inc. is illustrating the benefits of its Knomi mobile biometric authentication platform – literally. The company has just released a new, animated video that shows how Knomi can make life easier on a day-to-day basis for end users: The video starts things off by showing how Knomi can enable biometric facial recognition on a…

FindBiometrics Announces Expert Panelists For Year in Review Webinar Event

FindBiometrics Announces Expert Panelists For Year in Review Webinar Event

The panelists for FindBiometrics’ first webinar of the year have been announced, and they’re a strong set. Slated for 11 AM Eastern on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018’s first expert discussion is actually a look back on 2017, assessing the remarkable results of FindBiometrics’ annual Year in Review survey. FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill will kickstart the…

A.I. Assistants Are Changing Our Relationship With Money

A.I. Assistants Are Changing Our Relationship With Money

by Susan Stover Sophisticated advancements in digital voice assistants like Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa are rapidly changing the way we interact in our world, and are fundamentally changing the way we relate to money, making it easier than ever to manage funds, send money, and track spending. The future of banking is changing quickly…

Biometrics Industry Expert Jay Meier Joins FaceTec’s Advisory Board

Biometrics Industry Expert Jay Meier Joins FaceTec’s Advisory Board

FaceTec has a new biometrics industry expert on its advisory board: Jay Meier, founder and managing partner at Sage Capital Advisors, will now be offering his expertise to the company. In a statement announcing Meier’s appointment, FaceTec described him as “an award-winning financial securities analyst and expert in Identity Access Management, Credentialing and Biometrics”. From…

Money20/20 and FindBiometrics Announce Premier Partnership

Money20/20 and FindBiometrics Announce Premier Partnership

FindBiometrics and Money20/20 have agreed to a Premier Biometrics Media Partnership in a critical and disruptive time for the financial and identity management industries. October 23, 2017 — FindBiometrics, the most trusted online voice in biometrics and identity management, and Money20/20, the host of the world’s largest global events enabling payments and financial services innovation,…

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