Category Archives: Security-related Technology News

Biometric Payment Card from SmartMetric Coming Soon.

Wouldn't it be great if your payment card was biometrically coded to you and only you? SmartMetric are just about ready to introduce just that reality. "The company announced that the card — a self-powered, rechargeable battery card that uses the user’s fingerprint to activate the payment card’s EMV chip — will soon roll...
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Europe Set to Trial Biometric Screening

Back in October, the EU implemented the Smart Borders Initiative, which was designed to make it easier for foreigners who frequently travel to the EU as well as to monitor third-country nationals crossing the borders. As part of the program, a biometric screening trial is being rolled out, with non-EU nationals being asked to participate...
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NICE Time for Fraud Prevention

Being able to identify a fraudulent caller quickly is a powerful ability when it comes to biometric fraud solutions. NICE systems have announced the launch of a real -time fraud prevention solution, that can identify 90 percent of fraudulent callers within the first few seconds of a call. By identifying more fraudulent incidents without impacting...
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