Tag: Biometrics

Amazon provides police with facial recognition technology

BBC Online:  Amazon has defended providing US police forces with facial recognition technology, amid growing concern from civil rights groups. Visit Website

Fingerprint Hack

BBC Online:  Interesting video demonstrating how the low resolution fingerprint sensors found on smartphones can be fooled with clay. Visit Website

Selfie ID Checks

BBC Online: Credit card giant Mastercard are launching selfie photos as a method of customer authentication.  They are hoping biometric checks such as this, and fingerprints, will help cut fraud and provide a better service…

Biometric Banking at HSBC

BBC Online: HSBC have launched voice recognition and fingerprint scanning to some of its banking services, an innovative and simpler method of customer authentication. This move brings HSBC in line with Barclays, RBS and NatWest…