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New Book Asserts Biometric Security Is Not Hack-Proof

Global strategist Marc Goodman writes biometric security will offer many advantages, but will increasingly become a target for cyber espionage.


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The energy crisis is a real yo-yo. As a barrel of oil approaches $150, President Bush recommends lifting of the offshore drilling ban and Texas oilman T. Boone Pickens talks about wind and natural gas on network TV. Almost immediately, oil nose-dives to $125 a barrel. But what happens when the Congress refuses to lift the ban? Will it go up again? The situation with biometrics is ... August 31, 2008

With the price of barrels hitting record highs, it’s a good time to be in the oil business. Just ask Convergint Technologies, which benefited from serving a major petroleum industry client that viewed having the best possible security solution as being ... By Scott Goldfine · June 30, 2008

L-1 Identity Solutions Inc., a provider of biometric solutions and services, says it will acquire Ontario, Canada-based Bioscrypt Inc. in a stock-for-stock transaction worth ... January 07, 2008

L-1 Identity Solutions Inc., a provider of biometric solutions and services, says it will acquire Ontario, Canada-based Bioscrypt Inc. in a stock-for-stock transaction worth ... January 07, 2008

Akcess Biometrics Corp. of Palmer, Mass., announces its Bio-NetGuardTM, a plug-and-play Wi-Fi LAN access control device with fingerprinting capabilities. SSI Staff · November 30, 2007

For systems integrators and dealers contemplating practical ideas to boost revenue in 2008, here is an application that can help jumpstart a winning new year: biometric access control ... November 30, 2007

SAN DIEGO - GE Security Inc. plans to team with San Diego-based ImageWare Inc. to deliver biometric identity management and secure credential technologies with its Picture ... October 31, 2006

The MorphoAccess100 Series by Sagem Morpho of Alexandria, Va., is a biometric access control and identity verification product designed for use with smart cards and biometric terminals designed for both indoor and outdoor applications. SSI Staff · September 30, 2006

February 28, 2006

The use of biometrics for access control is a natural trend given the need for greater guarantee of security at the portal. Because physical attributes vary from one person to another, biometrics is likely to become the de facto access control method in the years to come. November 04, 2005




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