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ImageWare Fights the Opioid Epidemic with Gatekeeper Innovation

ImageWare Fights the Opioid Epidemic with Gatekeeper Innovation

“This collaboration could help to fight the ongoing opioid abuse epidemic in America, which is estimated to have resulted in nearly 48,000 overdose deaths last year alone.” A new partnership will see ImageWare intensify its efforts to fight the opioid epidemic: The company has teamed up with Gatekeeper Innovation, a firm that offers a medication…

Imprivata Partners With DigiCert, Further Refining Patient ID Platform

Imprivata Partners With DigiCert, Further Refining Patient ID Platform

Imprivata has further refined its biometric patient identification platform through a new partnership with DigiCert, a specialist in digital document verification. The companies are collaborating on Imprivata’s Confirm ID solution for Electronic Prescribing for Controlled Substances, or EPCS. Confirm ID offers DEA-compliant authentication for EPCS through the use of a system called Hands Free Authentication,…

A Closer Look at a Pioneering FIDO2 Solution

A Closer Look at a Pioneering FIDO2 Solution

The FIDO Alliance’s FIDO2 authentication standard created quite a stir when it was announced this spring, not least because it promised to bring biometric authentication to the world’s most popular web browsers. Now, that kind of functionality is actually starting to take shape, and the first crop of authenticator solutions have received official certification from…

FindBiometrics Applauds Winner’s of 2018 Women in Biometrics Awards

FindBiometrics Applauds Winner’s of 2018 Women in Biometrics Awards

“FindBiometrics applauds this year’s winners and the rest of the nominees for helping to push the biometric security industry forward both in terms of technological and business innovation, and in terms of bringing about greater representation in the industry.” The five winners of the Security Industry Association‘s 2018 Women in Biometrics Awards have been revealed.…

Expert Lineup For Biometric FinTech Webinar Announced

Expert Lineup For Biometric FinTech Webinar Announced

“Registration for the webinar is now open and completely free, with participants able to watch the talk live and participate in a question and answer session…” There was a lot of excitement about biometric technology at last week’s Money20/20 event in Las Vegas, and while that event is now a wrap, the excitement is far…

FindBiometrics Webinar Bringing the Biometric FinTech Conversation Out of Vegas

FindBiometrics Webinar Bringing the Biometric FinTech Conversation Out of Vegas

“…while they say that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, that doesn’t always strictly hold true.” With biometric technology playing an ever-expanding role in securing customers and service providers in the banking and financial services industry, many of the major players in biometrics converged in Las Vegas last week for this year’s US-based Money20/20…

FindBiometrics Leading Biometrics Discussions at Money20/20

FindBiometrics Leading Biometrics Discussions at Money20/20

This year’s Money20/20 is about to get underway, and FindBiometrics is planning to help deliver some big insights for attendees, with President and CEO Peter O’Neill to moderate two high-profile panels during the event. The first, entitled “AI & Biometrics Superheroes, Fighting Fraud Together“, will delve into the increasingly important role of artificial intelligence in…

Are Behavioral Biometrics the Answer to Cross-Channel Fraud?

Are Behavioral Biometrics the Answer to Cross-Channel Fraud?

BioCatch is raising the alarm over cross-channel fraud. As the company explains in a new blog post, “cross-channel fraud” simply refers to fraud conducted between two multiple different channels – for example, using a phishing attack via social media to get a user’s credentials for their bank’s web app. It’s a way of exploiting businesses’…

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…

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