- August 03, 2016
Barclays is offering U.K. retail banking customers the option to do voice authentication instead of using passwords, with voiceprints that are as unique as fingerprints.
- September 25, 2015
News roundup: More fingerprint records were stolen during the OPM breach than originally reported. Plus: the $1 million iOS bounty; DHS CISO calls for harsher phishing policies; Safe Harbor in hot water.
- January 22, 2015
Juniper Research claims that the popularity of biometric authentication will rise dramatically in the next five years, incorporating innovative technology beyond today's fingerprint sensors and voice authentication systems.
- October 20, 2014
The newly launched Apple Pay mobile payment system could deliver the most secure shopping experience for U.S. customers yet, though it still may not be perfect.
- September 20, 2013
If users readily embrace Apple's new Touch ID fingerprint reader, experts say it could press enterprise biometric adoption forward.
- July 27, 2012
In addition to fingerprint technology, AuthenTec provides mobile security software licenses. One of its customers is Samsung, a main rival of Apple's.
- July 25, 2011
Privacy researchers Alessandro Acquisti and Ralph Gross have converged facial recognition technology with publicly available personal information on social networks to identify individuals.
- January 21, 2010
The telephone-based out-of-band authentication vendor adds voice recognition technology for banks, government agencies.
- October 27, 2009
Identity management technologies are struggling to keep pace with constantly evolving nature of attacks, according to the Center for Applied Identity Management Research (CAIMR).
- March 10, 2009
IT costs and user acceptance has hindered deployments of two-factor authentication. But a new Apple iPhone application could increase use once available for other smartphones.
- March 09, 2007
Enterprises looking for a biometric single sign-on solution will like what DigitalPersona Pro offers. It's easy to use and can function with single- and two-factor authentication.
- March 07, 2006
In other news, one hacker gains root access to a Mac while another shows how to compromise Microsoft Fingerprint Reader.
- April 08, 2005
Cryptographer Bruce Schneier claims combining passwords with another form of authentication won't stop ID theft or phish scams. Is it really as bad as he says?
- January 17, 2005
Enterprises looking to biometrics for more than just security may be pleasantly surprised if they take the time to investigate what the technology can offer.
- January 14, 2005
A highlight of this month's Consumer Electronics Show was the expanding role of biometrics as "convenience-based security." Gadget geeks, take heed.