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Biometric data leaks and targeted ransomware to dominate 2020 threat landscape

Expect attackers to go after devices previously overlooked
21 Nov 2019
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Security

Genetics startup Veritas rocked by data breach

Customer information has been stolen from the DNA-screening company
8 Nov 2019
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Security

Banks kill biometric support for Samsung Galaxy phones

Nationwide and Natwest among several banks taking action after a fingerprint glitch was revealed last week
23 Oct 2019
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biometrics

Why you should be terrified by biometric technology

Unless our apathy towards data protection changes, we may soon lose something we can’t replace
21 Aug 2019
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Manchester City urged to drop facial recognition idea

Human rights groups have called it a "disturbing move", citing concerns about the US company involved
19 Aug 2019
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Amazon claims AWS Rekognition can now detect fear

The cloud giant has updated its facial recognition software as regulators mull the privacy concerns of the technology
14 Aug 2019
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voice assistant

NatWest trials voice banking in the UK

Customers will be able to use a Google Home to access their accounts
12 Aug 2019
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Microsoft Windows

Windows 10 gains FIDO certification for biometric logins

Microsoft’s war against passwords reaches a significant milestone as users are urged to use Windows Hello
9 May 2019
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biometrics

Microsoft wants you to ditch passwords for biometrics

CISO Bret Arsenault believes passwords aren't secure enough on their own
3 May 2019
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biometrics

EU Parliament green-lights massive biometric database

The new infrastructure setup will join-up existing databases and create a host of new systems
24 Apr 2019
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Mobile

WhatsApp gains biometric security support on iOS

iPhone users can now protect their chats with Touch ID or Face ID
4 Feb 2019
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Technology

NHS Digital to fund digital social care pilots across UK

Robotics and the use of biometrics to assist autism patients are among the digital pilots being funded
25 Jun 2018
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identity and access management (IAM)

NHS to trial 'video selfies' to verify patient identities

Digital ID pilot would let patients use smartphones as part of multi-factor authentication
15 May 2018
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biometrics

Is the hype around biometrics justified?

Despite growing adoption and promises of seamless security checks, the technology still needs work
23 Apr 2018
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biometrics

Is facial recognition fit for purpose?

It's the newest smartphone trend, but you shouldn't ditch your password just yet
26 Mar 2018
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Security

What are biometrics?

Face, iris, DNA, typing style... it can all be used as a password
13 Oct 2017
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Who do you think you are?

Most companies need to track access and resource use for security and accounting
22 Nov 2013