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EBA guidelines on remote customer onboarding

Guidelines regulating the use and performance of remote customer onboarding were published recently by the European Banking Authority. ...

European Council finalises Digital Operational Resilience Act, requirements for financial entities to

The European Council has confirmed a strategy to protect financial institutions from exponential cyber attacks with the introduction ...

SBI implements email OTP authentication

To prevent escalation of financial crime and identity theft, State Bank of India (SBI) has committed to levelling ...

Infineon delivers e-passport security for quantum computer era

For the first time, Infineon Technologies AG are presenting a quantum-resistant e-passport that uses its security controller technology ...

“The world is going digital and Nigeria cannot be left behind.”

Nigeria’s digital identity ecosystem was under the microscope at TRUSTECH on Wednesday, in sessions that focused on modelling ...

Aaron Painter, CEO, Nametag: The benefits of using ‘Sign in with ID’

Aaron Painter is CEO at Nametag who participated in Identity Week America in October. It was great catching ...

IDEMIA’s LASINK™ security features for identity documents

  Guest article provided by IDEMIA. We caught up with Thomas Poreaux, Head of ID Document Products at ...

Speaker opens up on European legal trust frameworks for digital ID

Digital identity trust, digital finance and government policy were overarching themes at this year’s TRUSTECH event, which took ...

UBS and Regula team up to streamline onboarding

UBS, the world’s largest private investment bank, is teaming up with Regula, a leading provider of forensic verification ...

Veridos launches new security features for transparent windows on ID cards and

Veridos, the global provider of integrated identity solutions, is set to unveil its innovative new security features specifically ...

Fabrice Jogand-Coulomb, Director, Identity Products, HID Global

We caught up with Fabrice Jogand-Coulomb, Director, Identity Products at HID Global, to discuss the advantages of digital ...

IN Groupe introduces Photometrix™ offline cardholder portrait verification, a solution already implemented

IN Groupe is proud to launch Photometrix™, a Surys branded solution, that allows verifying offline the portrait printed ...

eGovernment comes of age: Digital IDs are removing the barriers to public

Veridos_eGovernment Comes of Age White Paper_October 2022 ...

India’s government assigns Aadhaar digital ID at birth

Indian citizens will now be assigned a unique digital ID number from birth, in further expansion of the ...

Veridos and INCM deliver next generation of modern ePassports to Latvia

Veridos, a leading global provider of identity solutions, will deliver 1.25 million latest-generation ePassports to Latvia in cooperation ...

Harder rules over police biometrics come into effect in Scotland

Stricter rules introduced in Scotland will now govern the police's use of facial recognition technologies to carry out ...

Challenges for government’s One Login

Since launching, the government's One Login identity verification service has been a successful initiative to digitally secure public ...

Privacy and security should be guiding principles of NHS federated data platform,

Dr Nicola Byrne, the National Data Guardian for health and adult social care in England, has spoken out ...

TECH5 integrates IDVoice speaker recognition technology of ID R&D with T5-Digital ID

TECH5, a leading innovator in the field of biometrics and digital identity management, today announced the integration of ...

AuthenticID integrates with Ping Identity’s DaVinci

AuthenticID announced a new integration with Ping Identity, the intelligent identity solution for the enterprise, leveraging PingOne DaVinci, a ...

CBP halts use of passport stamps

Customs and Border Protection is no longer issuing entry stamps on passports for foreign travellers entering the U.S., ...

ID Week Europe 2023: First 50 speaker drop!

Each year we gather a stellar line-up of identity thought leaders, many with decades of experience in the ...

Emirates signs landmark biometric data agreement

In collaboration with the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai (GDRFA), Emirates airline is now offering ...

Italy bans facial recognition until new law introduced

Italy’s Data Protection Agency issued a blanket ban on all uses of facial recognition on Monday, but exempting ...

British Airways trials face biometrics, physical passports are secondary ID

The UK’s number #1 trusted airline, British Airways has begun a pilot trial of facial biometric systems, making ...

Removing police power to use LFR surveillance

One failing of biometric technology can be attributed to algorithm bias, which can commonly occur due to the ...

IDEMIA outperforms competition in latest NIST latent fingerprint benchmark test for forensic

Global Identity technologies leader IDEMIA once again is the proven leader offering the most accurate algorithms on both ...

TECH5’s fingerprint and iris matching algorithms become fastest in the world, according

Fingerprint and iris matching algorithms of TECH5, an innovator in the field of biometrics and digital identity management, ...

Colorado: State-issued ID card now available in the Apple Wallet

The provision of digital ID cards and driving licenses is seeming a likely prospect in Colorado. The Colorado ...

Biometric deployment begins at Bahrain International Airport

The implementation of biometrics is due to start at Bahrain International Airport, the latest in a succession of ...

CBP Commissioner hands in resignation

Customs and Border Protection Commissioner (CBP), Chris Magnus has stepped down from the role. The new was announced ...

Digital health: Securing digital identity across connected care systems

In the past few years,  the number of changes in the healthcare system has been acute, from health ...

Veridos recalls the great importance of legal identities for everyone

The world’s population has now reached the landmark figure of eight billion people, according to the United Nations. ...

EU digital ID wallet launch expected in 2024

EU digital wallet edges closer to delivery With 2022 nearly drawing to a close, excitement is gradually building ...

Mandatory facial biometrics for Northern Ireland entry

The Nationality and Borders Bill was introduced by the House of Commons in July 2021, taking a new ...

GBG achieves UK government trust framework certification

GBG, the global expert in digital identity, today announced it has achieved certification against the UK Government’s Digital ...

Too many pointless digital ID solutions saturating U.S. financial services market, report

Investment in digital identity needs to be focused on ensuring truly trusted solutions that standout in a saturated ...

Sterling announces partnership with Yoti, expands digital identity offering for recruitment

The thorough process of checking a candidate is trusted and suitable is pathing the way for identity providers ...

Okta unveils workforce identity cloud innovations to power enterprise security, productivity and

Okta, the leading independent identity provider,  introduced new innovations for Okta Workforce Identity Cloud, strengthening its single control ...

The launch of new blockchain-crypto association in MENA region

A new blockchain association has launched in Abu Dhabi, at the centre of North Africa and the Middle ...

German Smart eID is on the cards, but not there yet

The jewell in the crown of Germany's Digital Identity programme is the national eID card; state-owned and highly ...

Children’s digital privacy act could market more intrusive age verification technologies

Governments and agencies have a duty to renew safeguarding measures that protect children online. The internet is flooded ...

MoU signed for MOSIP digital ID pilot with Government of Madagascar

Announced on social media this morning, MOSIP and The International Institute of Information Technology in Bangalore, India have ...

SA passport costs given the green light

It costs to have the latest security document on the market. Higher fees have been approved for South ...

Organisations struggle to attain PKI maturity as the digital security landscape evolves,

Public key infrastructure (PKI) remains the cornerstone of nearly every IT security environment, but even as the technology ...

As identity crime soars, Australia looks to upgrade resilience strategy

Australia has significantly advanced the cause of identity security. In 2007 the Council of Australian Governments agreed the ...

Abu Dhabi International Airport to trial new facial recognition technology in place

Article contributed by Molly Taylor-Fagan.  Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) has announced the launch of trials for a new ...

UK bank bans transactions to crypto exchanges

Citing a large increase in the occurrence of cryptocurrency fraud, Santander released a statement on its website saying ...

IATA survey reveals passengers desire convenience above all else

The 2022 Global Passenger Survey, conducted by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), has confirmed that convenience is ...

Yoti and Meta to announce UK facial age verification rollout

Today, Yoti and Instagram plan to announce a UK-wide facial age verification rollout. A statement from Meta read: ...

Portugal speed up renewal process for residence permits with pre-held biometrics

Biometric technologies are becoming integrated into most systems that we encounter in our everyday lives, streamlining the user ...

Academics unveil robot double of Japan’s Digital Affairs minister

Academics, including from the Osaka University in Japan, have unveiled a robot doppelgänger of Digital Affairs minister, Taro ...

Passport Office digital transformation back on course securing IT partner

The Passport Office is advertising an IT services contract to get the final stage of a long-term digital ...

Alliance forms to advocate Web 3.0

Web 3.0 is the new iteration of the World Wide Web which along with the Metaverse is transforming ...

GoTyme bank launches app

Daon IdentityX identity proofing and authentication is critical to new bank launch in the Philippines.  GoTyme Bank, a ...

Biometric Residence Permit process revised

Changes are coming into force from 10 October to streamline the issuance process of biometric residence permits, which ...

New EU drivers’ license: More applicants opt for home shipping

Dealing with authorities can be time consuming. Some interactions are avoidable – at least when it comes to ...

UAE bank launches biometric payment card with IDEMIA’s IDEX biometrics sensor technology

IDEX Biometrics ASA has announced that one of the largest banks in the Middle East has deployed a ...

Can digital ID ease the UK’s burdening migration crisis?

Amid the UK being at a crossroads to tackle unmanageable numbers of migrants crossing the English channel, the ...

Austria’s drivers’ license that couples as digital ID

The Austrian State Printing House (OSD), which provides digital identity solutions for e-government service, is commencing a third ...

Swiss passport is door to world travel

The new version of Switzerland’s passport will open the door for international travel and be universally recognised with ...

NatWest’s halloween campaign about fraud dangers

NatWest's latest campaign video, voiced by British actor Simon Callow, packs a punch to warn customers against the ...

UK and Japan renew commitment to digital government transformation

UK and Japan have further joined forces to share mechanisms in digitally transforming their governments and thriving economics. ...

Open source tool labs enable organisations everywhere to automatically detect and standardise

J.P. Morgan has successfully tested the new machine learning tool and is currently evaluating its integration in its ...

UK Government Approves Nine Entrust Solutions for G-Cloud 13 Program, including nShield

Catalogue of Entrust products certified for the latest iteration of the government-approved digital marketplace.  Entrust, a global leader ...

Financial control? Turkey connects digital currency with digital ID

In the age of digitalisation, cryptocurrency represents the latest innovation to deliver transactional freedom  in making cross-border payments ...

Sponsorship opportunities – ID Week Europe 2023

Identity Week Europe presents outstanding sponsorship and exhibition opportunities for world-class solution providers in elevating their identity status ...

The Government of Seychelles launches the ‘SeyID’ Project

The SeyID platform empowers key initiatives in Seychelles for eGovernment and will be made available for applications in private sector, such as eBanking.  The Government of Seychelles ...

Belize announces new secure passport

A new application process for e-passports is being passed in Belize where the Government of Belize, Ministry of ...

Regal Gaming Technologies and Yoti take new steps to protect young people:

Regal Gaming Technologies, a leading provider of gaming machines to the leisure and hospitality industry, has today announced ...

JP Morgan ventures further into Metaverse, crypto transactions with digital identity

Investment banking firm, JP Morgan is looking to launch a single digital identity to enhance trusted ways of ...

Travel the world contactless with seamless travel

Travel and mobility are key factors in our fast-paced and globalized world. Seamless travel describes concepts that offer ...

Rogue and unregulated “emotional” biometrics

As of 2021, the global biometrics industry was valued US$ 27.97 Billion. Innovative iris, fingerprint and facial recognition technologies ...

Appetite for UK digital ID trust framework

The UK public supports the government’s plans for the creation of a digital identity trust framework (DIATF), which ...

Q&A: Enhancing the user authentication experience with behavioural biometrics

Report supplied by Yris Brice Wandji Piugie, Artificial Intelligence, Biometrics Researcher at Fime Increasingly, strong security measures are ...

Biometric data catching offenders, says Scottish Biometrics Commissioner

While some may perceive that authorities are taking to a harder side of policing, the lengths criminals will ...

Frontex study: Foresight on biometrics for travel

Today, the future of secure travel is widely considered to be intertwined with significant strides made in biometric ...

NEC: Success at ID Week America, minding the trust gap

Writing she felt 'honour' to deliver an opening keynote address at Identity Week America, Kathleen Kiernan in the ...

UK Finance calls for urgent action as fraud continues to climb

This report shows that while the end of the pandemic has seen a fall in overall fraud losses, ...

Bigger than ever: ID Week Europe 2023 upscales to Amsterdam venue

Identity Week Europe 2023 is in our sight. Bigger than ever. To accommodate 5000+ visitors, we are upscaling ...

iProov and Microblink partner to offer a comprehensive identity verification solution

iProov, the world leader in face biometric verification and authentication technology, and Microblink, a global leader in AI-powered ...

Privacy protections a must for digital ID ecosystem to thrive

The benefits of a digital ID ecosystem will only be realised if adequate privacy protections are put in ...

Mitek helps businesses fight cyberfraud with new biometrics tech

Mitek’s new MiPass provides consumers the highest level of identity security available today. No one likes passwords. An ...

Tighter controls to register ID in Pakistan

After an influx of ID applications from non-nationals, Pakistan's registration authority, NADRA, has taken strict measures to crack-down ...

Cryptomathic joins Cloud Signature Consortium as Executive Member

Remote e-signature specialist, Cryptomathic, today announced that it has joined the Cloud Signature Consortium (CSC), a global group of ...

NatWest and Vodeno create strategic partnership

NatWest Group plc and the Vodeno Group enter into a strategic partnership to create Banking-as-a-Service business.  NatWest Group ...

South Korea: An economic leader in blockchain-based digital ID

Blockchain is the new hype word, along with 'digital identity', that determines a country's status in economic growth, ...

ID Week America: Download the post event report

Wrapping up a successful edition of Identity Week America, we are delighted to share the highlights of productive ...

Apple’s VR headset allows users to make payments

Apple's technology empire keeps branching into new areas of virtual reality, AI, smart devices and payment tools. The ...

72% of Consumers Worldwide Prefer Face Verification for Secure Online Services

iProov Survey Reveals Strong Demand for Digital Identity Services and Identity Theft Protection. How do consumers want to ...

Pensioners adjust to facial recognition to submit digital life certificates in India

Biometric technology is infiltrating the public sector in India. Pensioners enrolled under the Employees Pension Scheme, which was ...

TSA to level up airport cybersecurity to tackle pro-Russian hacking

The U.S. Transportation Security Agency recently announced action to tackle a string of cyber-hacking attempts on U.S. airport ...

NextgenID’s identity proofing services a primary need for IDEMIA

Exhibitors at Identity Week America, IDEMIA I&S and identity proofing company, NextgenID, have struck up a new partnership ...

TOTM Technologies signs agreement to acquire the remaining 49% of InterBIO

• Total consideration of US$46.1 million to be satisfied via issuance of new shares • Transaction provides the ...

Facial recognition screening tested at Perth airport

Facial recognition screening is being tested on international passengers travelling on Singapore Airlines flights from Perth Airport, streamlining ...

Fake WhatsApp app steals user access keys

WhatsApp has intercepted attempts to hack user login credentials on a fake imitation of the app available on ...

Nuno Martins on FacePhi’s identity platform

  Identity Week Europe is scaling up for 2023 and moving to a brand-new venue with a ...

AI Act lawmakers discuss regulations over facial recognition

Lawmakers of the AI Act have gathered at the EU Parliament to address restrictions around the use of ...

BNY Mellon transforms cross-border payment transactions between Egypt and China

A cross-border transaction between Egypt and China had previously taken over two days.  BNY Mellon has announced it ...

IBM and Tietoevry partnership to focus on cloud-based business transformation

IBM Consulting, recently rebranded from IBM Global Business Services, has embarked on a future-forward collaboration with Tietoevry Banking, ...

Mammography sharing platform turns to cloud security, encourages women to get screenings

Despite how necessary breast cancer screenings are to catching the disease in its early stages, many women still ...

Secure Identity Alliance Awarded Qualified ITU-T Reference Organisation Status

Landmark qualification enables the ITU-T to normatively reference OSIA specifications Secure Identity Alliance (SIA), the global non-profit association ...

ID Week takeaways: achieving a federated patient data system in healthcare

While a centralised digital ID ecosystem has existed for some time, healthcare thought-leaders attending identity Week America advocated ...

NCPI’s call for developers speaks truth to creation of India’s single-token digital

India’s National Payment Corporation of India may be close to delivering on its prediction to establish a single-token ...

Government’s intervention over remote Right to Work checks scales back

As of 1st October, temporary arrangements around remote Right to Work checks will come to an end, leaving ...

Laxton Group Receives Strategic Investment from Enlightenment Capital

Enlightenment Capital, an Aerospace, Defense, Government & Technology (ADG&T) focused investment firm based in the Washington, DC area, ...

Australian Government considers federated digital ID authentication on myGov

In light of the Optus data breach, where 10 million customers had their data stolen, the Australian Government ...

ID Week: 2023 dates released

That’s a wrap on all Identity Week shows for 2022!  We visited Washington D.C., London and Singapore to ...

Dror Gurevic at ID Week America: “Privacy is a differentiating factor”

With over 1,350 actual attendees, Identity Week America 2022 was definitely one for the books, assessing real security ...

ID Week America: Keynotes get underway

The keynotes are underway! Administrator David P. Pekoske of the TSA gives the first inspiring address at Identity ...

Celebrus Offers Identity Solutions at Identity Week America

D4t4 Solutions CEO and industry veteran Bill Bruno will take the stage at Identity Week America in Washington, ...

Privacy, Security, and Choice Drive Canadians’ Desire for Digital ID

Canadians need to feel safe and in control when they engage in the digital economy. Core to that ...

Shufti Pro and Team4UA partnership accelerates the authentication of volunteers in Ukraine

Leaders in ID verification are enabling the charity’s faster distribution of support among Ukrainian citizens in need UK-based ...

EU biometric entry system at Port of Dover will cause major disruption,

Talks are being held to introduce an EU biometric entry system at the port of Dover which will ...

Government ID requirements for registering a new business

In a factsheet published on the 22 September, the UK Government set out verification requirements for people looking ...

Clearview AI Awarded U.S. Patent for Highly Accurate, Bias-Free Facial Recognition Algorithm

Clearview AI, the leading facial recognition company that provides powerful and reliable photo identification technology, has been awarded another ...

Banco de Antigua now verifies users with Mobbeel Digital Onboarding

Banco de Antigua, one of the largest banks in Guatemala, is fulfilling its promise to provide easy, accessible, ...

Removing Friction from Capture When Proving Identities

We use the word “friction” in multiple contexts. In identity proofing, friction results when it takes significant effort ...

ID Week America: Healthcare presentations

The countdown to Identity Week America is on! With hundreds of identity solutions on showcase, expert presentations and ...

Launch of Liberia’s New Work Permit Issuing System

The president of Liberia, George M. Weah officially commissioned the new Work Permit Digitalisation Project of the Ministry ...

ID Week America: Transforming travel and physical identity sessions

One of the most primitive industries, identity is also advancing with new technology to verify and authenticate, enhancing ...

Voters in Nigeria fail to enrol their biometrics

In Nigeria, millions of voters have been left wondering why they have been removed from the registry after ...

Incode & TOTM Technologies Form Strategic Partnership to Meet Accelerated Demand for

Incode, the next-generation identity verification platform, recently announced that it has forged a partnership with TOTM Technologies as ...

Biometric authentication used by U.S. businesses triples

The record-high demand for digital identity solutions by customers and enterprises is creating shockwaves in terms of surging ...

Jonathan Andresen, Senior Director, Marketing, Incode Technologies

IdentityWeek.net in conversation with Jonathan Andresen, Director of Marketing at Incode Technologies.  A industry leader in identity verification ...

Trio work together on digital payments system for government services

Working together on a digital payments system for government entities, First Abu Dhabi Bank, payments provider, Magnati and ...

Biometrics “not mature enough” to track U.S. ballots

A U.S. state representative has thrown out hopes of ballots being trackable using facial recognition technology, speaking at ...

Clearview AI’s new face verification tech to acquit falsely accused

Clearview AI has recently changed sides of the law with the launch of JusticeClearview, facial verification designed to ...

Keynote presentations at ID Week America

Identity Week America 2022 is shaping up to be an unmissable event - at its core promising to ...

Thales and Euronet offer tokenisation solutions to digital banks and fintechs

Combining Thales' cloud-based issuance platform and Euronet's payment technologies, a new strategic partnership will provide financial institutions like ...

ACS to Participate in Identity Week America 2022

Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS), Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of ...

IDW America 2022: See the agenda now!

Identity Week America is a dynamic identity event for the USA which continues to expand to accommodate an ...

IDEMIA top scorer in ‘fair’ match rates

IDEMIA, a leader in future-proof identity technologies, has ranked the highest in a new Face Recognition Vendor Test ...

Aviation alliance sets biometric goal

The Star Alliance, founded by five prominent airlines in the Americas, Europe and Asia, has voiced that it ...

Q&A with Jean-Luc Khaou at MineSec

At Identity Week Asia, Payments Consulting Network Technical Director, David Lunt caught up with MineSec Managing Director, Jean-Luc Khaou, for a ...

Chain of Trust Pilot Completed

Entrust is a Gold Sponsor at Identity Week America, from 4th to 5th October 2022.  Entrust has announced ...

iProov joins multi-country payments pilot for EU Digital ID Wallet

Biometric technology provider, iProov has joined a network of multiple countries testing a cross-European payments system for the ...

U.S. senators call to stop use of facial recognition

U.S. senators have signed a petition to end the use of facial recognition technologies and personal information being ...

Speaker’s remarks on securing digital ID for reliable financial services

With Identity Week America only weeks away, how critical is achieving digital identity and who is discussing it? ...

Apple Wallet IDs can now be used in third-party apps

In the age of interoperability, Apple users can now share their digital identity documents stored in the wallet ...

EU cybersecurity certification levels could be misleading, says regulator

GlobalPlatform, the standards organisation for digital services and devices, has released a whitepaper which highlights the “confusing” way ...

OpenWallet Foundation strives for interoperability of digital wallets

Digital wallets from big providers are emerging everywhere, from PayPal, the Apple Wallet and Google Wallet, to Venmo ...

IDnow joins Accelerate@IATA programme

An accelerator programme run by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Plug and Play has recently recruited ...

Digital identity is key to coping with surge in air travel

The International Air Transport Association’s One ID digital identity initiative will pave the way for seamless air travel ...

GDS secures new digital identity contracts

Two new contracts have been secured by Experian to deliver digital ID software as part of its Digital ...

IDW America: Levelling-up the identity ecosystem

Identity Week America, a complementary sister event to Identity Week Asia and Europe, will return to Washington D.C. ...

Herta, recognized at the ALAS 2022 Awards

The security software company Herta, developer of facial recognition and artificial intelligence solutions, has been awarded the second ...

FacePhi and Namutek partner to launch Visa and Mastercard-backed revolution

FacePhi, a leader in digital user identity verification specialising in digital onboarding and biometric authentication solutions, has sealed ...

Finland’s Ministry of Finance invests €3m to build robust digital ID network

Findynet Cooperative has received a funding round of €3m from Finland’s Ministry of Finance to pilot a digital ...

IDEMIA Deploys On-Site TSA PreCheck Enrollment Initiative at Multiple U.S. Airports

In 2022, IDEMIA, a global identity leader and long-time authorized TSA PreCheck® enrollment provider, has introduced pilots and ...

Leading advocate of U.S. Digital Identity Act presses for changes

Republication advocate of the U.S. Digital Identity Act, Bill Foster has spoken out about advancing ambitions for a ...

The advantages of digital ID trust for a prosperous economy

The advantages of digital identity for our economy can be linked to ensuring security, boosting our relationship with ...

Iranian government to use surveillance tech to enforce hijab

The Iranian government will use controversial surveillance technologies to take a firm stand against those who violate the ...

Delta designs hand-free, touchless and “walking speed” airport experiences

Airports and airlines around the world are currently managing the fine balance between tightening security requirements to protect ...

Homeland Security set to answer industry questions around new biometrics contract

A date has been set to hold a pre-proposal conference with potential bidders of the Application Support Center ...

Mitek launches new tech as UK fraudsters up their game

With two thirds of British companies being targeted by fraudsters in the past two years and identity theft ...

MOSIP ID platform’s milestone of registrations, as digital ID schemes grow in

The launch of MOSIP, the Modular Open Source Identity Platform, five years ago edged communities and countries closer ...

Highest rate of ID theft recorded in Whatcom, U.S.

Data published by the Federal Trade Commission has suggested that the highest level of identity theft and fraud ...

Standard Chartered partnership introduces digital banks in Singapore and Indonesia

A partnership between Standard Chartered Bank and FairPrice Group has launched new digital bank, Trust Bank, in Singapore ...

Pindrop continues to grow, expands its footprint into APAC

Anurag Srivastava joins as General Manager, Asia Pacific and Japan, to support new phase of growth and bring ...

Highlights of Day 1 at Identity Week Asia 2022

As Identity Week Asia draws to a close, here is a roundup of highlights from this year's fantastic ...

MineSec and ZOLOZ partner on KYC and KYB integration for smooth merchant

MineSec today announced a partnership with ZOLOZ, a global leading technology service provider of AI-powered Digital Identity Verification ...

One Login digital identity program enters next stage

The Government Digital Service has published an update on delivering its One Login Program, which aims to provide ...

Settlement reached in Snapchat biometrics trial

Snapchat has reportedly paid a $35 million settlement to close a legal case which centres on its use ...

Identity Week Asia Packed Conference Arrives in Singapore

The wait is nearly over to meet your perfect-match business partner or investor at Identity Week Asia 2022. ...

Identity Week Asia: Driving startup solutions to market

In addition to an extensive exhibition jam-packed with established identity solutions, Identity Week Asia also encompasses our Start-Up ...

UNDP: Global Leaders Commit to Cooperation to Advance the Use of Digital

Implementing safe, trusted, and inclusive digital public infrastructure supported by robust governance frameworks is critical for countries to ...

UNDP: New digital solution designed to eliminate duplication of financial assistance

The Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, in coordination with the Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine, is ...
Identity Week Asia

All you need to know about Identity Week Asia 2022

Identity Week Asia Suntec Convention Centre, Singapore September 6-7, 2022 Identity Week Asia is a conference and exhibition bringing ...

Celebrus Releases World’s First No-Party Data Technology

Celebrus has released the world’s first no-party data technology. Celebrus CX Vault will allow customers to keep their ...

Holograms: A Digital and Optical Vision for Industries in Transition

Protecting and authenticating security and ID documents presents challenges for holograms but the technology’s capacity to evolve and ...

New Report Reveals Fraud Management Is Vital to the Business Strategy of

For the vast majority of organisations (92%), fraud management is either extremely important or somewhat important to their ...

Acuant Integrates with Ping Identity’s DaVinci to Deliver Superior Customizable KYC Solutions

Acuant, a GBG company and leading identity verification provider, has announced a new integration with Ping Identity (NYSE: ...

Integrated Biometrics Provides Front Line Field Identification to US Customs and Border

Mobile Fingerprint Scanners Assist U.S. Border Patrol Agents Amid the Largest Migrant Surge in DHS History. During a ...

Identity Week Europe 2022 Highlights

Insight. Cutting-edge Tech. Global Trends. Identity Week Europe is BACK! Europe's No.1 conference and exhibition dedicated to all things identity is ...

The Disruptors: Identity Trends Report

From biometrics and decentralised identity, to identity management, enhanced data and digital ID, Identity Week Europe encapsulated the ...

Ravi Purohit, Associate Director, Rakuten at Identity Week Asia 2022

With experience spanning both Asian and European secure identity markets, Ravi Purohit, Associate Director at Rakuten will be ...

Microsoft partners with Nigerian digital ID project

The Nigeria Digital Identification for Development Project, which will aim to drive progressive change in digital identity and ...

Pangiam Appoints Steven Greenway as President, Commercial

Greenway’s appointment to lead the Commercial division adds executive airline experience as Pangiam continues rapid growth Pangiam today ...

GovTech Singapore attend GovInsider event on enhancing digital citizen health services

Amanda Ianna, Director, National Digital Identity at GovTech Singapore is speaking at Identity Week Asia 2022, taking place ...

Cost of living crisis scams on the rise

As the cost of living crisis increasingly places more financial burden on families across the UK, more people ...

Identity Week Asia 2022: Who is speaking?

What is the value of attending Identity Week Asia? Identity Week Asia offers unparalleled networking opportunities with 1500+ ...

Digital driving licenses accepted by U.S. credit union

Utah was one of 30 U.S. states to pilot digital driver licenses in 2021 to expand smartphone capabilities ...

IDW America: Fostering collaboration across the ID ecosystem

Identity Week America 2022 returns as THE forum to answer enterprise, government and end-user demands to accelerate digital ...

Clearview Consent API upgraded with cyber attack detection feature

Clearview Consent, the latest facial recognition software developed by Clearview AI, has integrated a biometric attack detection feature ...

iProov Achieves eIDAS eID Level of Assurance High for Genuine Presence Assurance

As Deadline Approaches for EU Digital Identity Wallet Pilot Submissions, iProov’s Biometric Face Verification Independently Certified to Europe’s ...

Identity Week Asia 2022: Agenda Released

Identity Week Asia 2022 will be the unmissable identity event of the year! Taking place in one of ...

ID cards for U.S. immigrants to record deportation proceedings

In a further move to scrap unnecessary ID paperwork, U.S. immigrants will be issued with unofficial ID cards ...

France moves health insurance card onto smartphones

Citizens in France will soon be able to store more of their everyday identity documents on their smartphone ...

World Economic Forum publishes key insights for transforming DPGs into DPIs

India, Singapore and Norway are some of the countries leading the way in the development of digital public ...

New York Police documents reveal ‘racial bias’ in biometric surveillance activities

A U.S. judge has ordered The New York Police Department to release paperwork proving officers used facial recognition ...

UK introduces face biometric smartwatches to monitor foreign offenders

Migrants with a criminal record in the UK will soon be subject to constant monitoring using biometric smartwatches ...

iProov secures contract for One Login for Government program

iProov has won a two-year contract valued at £11.6 million to supply its verification software for the government’s ...

Delhi police impose public facial recognition ahead of Independence Day

Face recognition software is being leveraged by police in Delhi to keep disruptive incidents to a minimum ahead ...

IDW Asia Sponsor Ping Identity to be acquired by Thoma Bravo

Identity Week Asia Gold Sponsor, Ping Identity, is to be acquired by Thoma Bravo in an all-cash $2.8 ...

EU: ETIAS system pushed back to November 2023

The EU's European Travel Information and Authorisation System which was due to be introduced in May 2013 for ...

Identity Week Asia 2022: Transforming the APAC identity marketplace

Identity Week Asia, the leading identity and trust event for the APAC region, will be returning to the ...

Customs and Border Protection must check credentials of biometrics partners

In recent months, a biometric entry-exit program led the Customs and Border Protection has got progressively underway using ...

Philippine mobile e-wallet gets upgraded with digital assets

GCash, a popular mobile e-wallet in the Philippines, is to be upgraded with digital assets that can be ...

Sony unlocks in-camera forgery-proof technology

Today, Sony has today announced the availability of its in-camera forgery proof photo technology for corporate business users. ...

Association of Banks in Singapore: Measures to strengthen digital banking security

The Association of Banks in Singapore is collaborating with The Monetary Authority of Singapore on implementing further measures ...

SIA calls for change over identity supply chain forecasts

The Secure Identity Alliance has set out its recommendations of good practice amid failures to forecast identity supplies ...

iProov: Platinum Sponsor at Identity Week Asia 2022

iProov will be making a second appearance after Identity Week Europe in June as Platinum Sponsor at the ...

Consumer demand surges for digital payment system in Egypt

Consumer awareness in Egypt of digital payment options is accelerating, according to latest findings in the MasterCard New ...

Finland expresses interest to trial digital EU passport first

Finland has expressed interest to be one of the first countries in the EU to pilot a new ...

ARV and Krungthai partner to trial ASEAN’s first NCID platform

AI and Robotics Ventures has signed an MOU with Krungthai Bank Public Company to trial a National Corporate ...

GovTech and UK Government Digital Service sign MoU agreement

The UK Government Digital Service and GovTech Singapore are working together to further enhance the digitalisation of government ...

6 FAQs about Identity Week Asia | 6 – 7 September, Suntec

Still hesitant to book your ticket for Identity Week Asia? For new and returning stakeholders, the number and ...

Pipl’s Trust Solution Expands Fraud Detection To Every Customer Touchpoint

Pipl, the identity trust company, has introduced Pipl Trust, a new solution designed to democratise trust and redefine ...

Mühlbauer: Returning Title Sponsor at IDW Europe 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4n-HNSvlso We are delighted to share not one, but two BIG announcements with our identity community ahead of ...

Report suggests making financial ID more accessible for displaced people

With the rapid adoption of digital identity almost everywhere in the western world, a stark comparison can be ...

iProov joins GDS Digital Identity Programme

The Government Digital Service, which builds digital platforms and products for government services while guiding private sector policy, ...

Daon integrates with Ping Identity no-code orchestration service

A leading provider of single platform digital onboarding and cross-channel authentication, Daon has announced it has joined forces ...

Pakistan citizens excluded from having digital IDs

Many people in Pakistan still lack a digital ID to access basic public sectors and make payments. The ...

Frontex launches biometric comparison tools survey

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex) is launching a survey to map biometric comparison tools on ...

CBP completes digitalisation of Global Entry kiosks

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is completing its digital transformation to upgrade traveller experiences and step ...

ACI Worldwide uncovers digital wallet fraud trend

Digital transformation has accelerated momentum around real-time, cross border payments and digital wallets. In 2021, GlobalData assessed that ...

GoTrust Idem Key is the first FIDO Security Key able to access

GoTrustID Inc. (GoTrust) has announced that their Idem Keys with FIDO2 Security Level 2 certification are being used ...

Self-service biometric kiosks planned to regulate migration

Several proposals for better regulation of migrants entering the UK have been released into the public domain by ...

State of Access Control Report 2022: Expectations raised since pandemic

The pandemic has forged profound new ways of working remotely that have seen consumers demand more from technologies ...

Identity Week Europe: Thales wades in on EU digital wallet

Plans to introduce an EU digital wallet have been in the works since last year, with a target ...

‍Is Telangana the Surveillance Capital of India?

Facial recognition technology is rife in India's state of Telangana, where the Government's investment in technologies means the ...

Shashank Dhariwal, Technical Architect, Continental AG at Identity Week Europe

Shashank Dhariwal, Technical Architect at Continental AG explained the use case for identity transformation to advance digitalisation within ...

FBI forces offender to unlock phone with facial biometrics

For years, the freedom of the police and authorities to use biometrics as part of their enquiries has ...

Ping Identity delivers data compliance for open banking platform, Flinks

Founded in 2017, Flinks is a financial data connectivity provider that enables clients to deliver an open-banking approach, ...

Identity Week Asia: Meet perfect-match investors and solutions

WS02, TOTM, Incode, iProov and Deloitte are among the official sponsors at Identity Week Asia, coming to the ...

FaceTec Continues Its Third Year of Hypergrowth in Q2 2022

FaceTech Inc. has followed its outstanding performance in Q1 2022 with exceptional Q2 business and technology results. FaceTec’s ...

Home Office to trial “contactless corridors” through airports

The end of cumbersome security procedures through airports could be in sight as the Home Office announces a ...

UK refreshes legal migration and border control policy

The UK's new plan for immigration, legal migration and border control, as set out by Home Secretary, Priti ...

US gains police biometric data from UK

In spite of controversy over "surveillant" police techniques using biometrics, facial recognition technology is widely recognised as being ...

UK’s AI proposal to unleash innovation and secure public trust

The UK Government has set out plans to regulate the future of AI technology use in a departure ...

Celebrus connects cross-domain user data in new upgrade

Today, customer data and fraud protection solution provider, Celebrus has unveiled its latest offering to maintain data continuance ...

Backed selects startup iDenfy’s biometric identity verification for safer customer onboarding

The Lithuanian fraud prevention and digital identity verification startup, iDenfy, has partnered with Backed, a platform that allows ...

Solutions to verify, identify and authenticate at Identity Week America 2022

Identity Week America is fast approaching to unite identity stakeholders across the U.S. towards a common goal of ...

Flouting of passport rules to blame for systemic fraud

The systemic problem of fraud can be attributed to neglect overall of passport procedures, a study by the ...

IDW Europe: Felimy Greene of the Standard Chartered Bank talks to our

Fresh off the stage at Identity Week Europe, we caught up with Felimy Green, COO at Standard Chartered ...

ICO requests assurance of data transparency and security within Government

The Information Commissioner’s Office has called for the Government to ensure its transparency and secure data protection through ...

Lagos State Government launches digital ID card for citizens

The Lagos State Government has launched a smart digital ID card in one area of its capacities to ...

Takeaways of The Biometrics Institute Survey 2022

Circulated to over 220 member user organisations, the Biometrics Institute's annual survey helps define the trends and development ...

Innovatrics’ facial biometric solution to tackle on-boarding fraud

Biometric trust solution provider, Innovatrics has launched a facial biometric verification platform with the AI capabilities to combat ...

Ukraine’s digital transformation plans despite war with Russia

As Russia continues to needlessly wage war against Ukraine, the world is watching on helplessly in despair as ...

Calls for digital vouching to help “ID challenged”

The race to achieve a digitalised society has never been more pressing as digital processes streamline many industries, ...

Thales set to acquire IAM company OneWelcome

Global digital security provider, Thales, is on the verge of buying IAM firm, One Welcome in a deal ...

Digital ID success in the Togolese Republic

Developing robust digital ID has surpassed being important for just identity. Future solutions are competing to fit different ...

Vietnam makes national e-voicing system mandatory

As of July 1, Vietnam has implemented its new mandatory e-invoicing system, enabling businesses and tax authorities to ...

Dubai airport chief plans passport-free biometrics

Three British travel bosses, responsible for operating Dubai airport, Emirates and Etihad airlines, have voiced their big plans ...

Kyushu University study: The shortfalls of AI to match modified facial images

The applications of facial biometrics across many sectors eliminates any doubt as to the accuracy of artificial neural ...

Juniper Research: Global online payment fraud skyrockets

In a latest study by Juniper Research, the findings suggest that online payment fraud losses could accelerate at ...

Renewed focus on digital ID as new EU Council president steps up

On July 1, the Czech Republic took over presidency of the Council of the European Union from France, ...

India’s successful UPI is sweeping the world

India's technology weapon against the West in the Unified Payment Interface looks set to expand to oversea markets ...

First keynote speaker announced for Identity Week America

Diane Sabatino of The U.S. Customs and Border Protection has today been announced as the first keynote speaker ...

Regional stakeholders to unite at Identity Week Asia: 6-7 September 2022

Identity Week Europe may be over for another year (and haven't we got the blues about it!) but ...

UK Government dismisses probe findings into public facial recognition

The debate around the police's disposal of facial biometric technology in all public situations continues to divide opinion ...

Singapore’s land checkpoint upgraded with facial and iris biometrics

As airports around the world deploy advanced biometric border controls, Singapore has taken one step further to ensuring ...

Innovatrics ranked most accurate iris matching technology

ABIS provider, Innovatrics has revealed it topped the ranks in last year's annual Biometric Rally, organised by the ...

Meta scraps Novi e-wallet as cryptocurrency market downturns

Less than a year after a pilot for Facebook's Novi digital app was launched, the e-wallet has been ...

IAM expenditure to top $26 BILLION by 2027, according to Juniper Research 

A study by Juniper Research has predicted global expenditure in identity and access management could rise to $26 ...

Home Office strike biometric data sharing agreement with US borders

The UK Home Office has struck up a data sharing agreement with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, ...

secunet establishes EES-compliant border control at Zurich Airport

The cybersecurity company secunet is making the border controls at Switzerland's Zurich Airport fit for the upcoming European ...

TikTok assures security of US data amid China threat

TikTok's Chief Executive, Shou Zi Chew, responded in a statement on Friday to promise a workable solution after ...

Yoti becomes first Digital ID provider for Right to Rent Scheme

Digital ID company, Yoti, has been named as the first certified Identity Services Provider (IDSP) to aid landlords ...

Swiss government proposes plans for common digital ID for administrative processes

Switzerland’s Justice Minister, Karin Keller-Sutter, has stressed the government’s plans to introduce a common digital ID which would ...

Biometrics startup provides personalised customer flight information

The deployment of biometric facial technology in airports around the world works by a process of on-boarding data ...

Mastercard’s new study reveals lack of respect towards non-binary customers in financial

All customers have the right to expect trust and respect over the use and handling of their personal ...

EU policymakers decide AML checks for crypto wallets

EU policymakers and the Council of the European Union gathered for talks this week, announcing new anti-laundering regulation ...

Review urges ban of live facial biometrics used in public places

A two-year review commissioned into police and public use of live facial recognition technology has concluded that new ...

Identity Week Europe: Are you ready for day 2?

Who's ready for Day 2 at Identity Week Europe 2022? It's your LAST CHANCE TO ATTEND! All this ...

Identity Week Europe: Day 1 highlights

See the highlights below from an incredible first day here at #IdentityWeekEurope 2022: Incredible keynotes from M.S.C. Cruises, ...

White Paper: Succeeding With Identity Document Design

The opportunity to redesign your country’s passport or national ID is often as daunting as it is exciting. ...

Europe Gold Sponsor Innovatrics Expands Remote Identity Verification Offering

Identity Week Europe makes a comeback next week and will be the launchpad for Gold Sponsor, Innovatrics’ new ...

ICAO stipulates a new global health passport needed to allow seamless travel

Since digital COVID-19 passports emerged, they have been the breakthrough between multiple sectors to restart international travel and ...

Mastercard’s Digital First program expands secure payment options, in partnership with Thales

With cashless being faster and an increasingly more convenient way to pay, the risks of financial crime are ...

American Airlines Launches Mobile ID With TSA PreCheck

American Airlines customers with TSA PreCheck® can now breeze through the airport with just their phone and their ...

TOTM and Presight Team Up to Scale Biometric and AI Solutions

Rebranding from Yinda Infocomm in 2021, TOTM technologies changed its direction to rolling out biometric, decentralised technology, attuned ...

Hundreds of new ID solutions to be showcased at Identity Week Europe

There’s only one week to go until Identity Week Europe, a significant identity industry catalyst, kicks off at ...

ID Week Europe: Deadline extended for Meet the Document Examiner sessions

The organisers been inundated with applications to our Meet the Document Examiner sessions at Identity Week Europe. So ...

ID Week opens in two weeks

Identity Week Europe opens its doors in two weeks! Nothing beats meeting face-to-face, seeing solutions first-hand, talking through ...
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DocuSign, INCM, Portals, secunet, cryptovision and ICAO among those exhibiting at ID

#IdentityWeekEurope is your opportunity to see the technology and trends shaping the future of identity in financial services, ...

ID Week Europe: Who is going?

The below infographic details who will be attending ID Week Europe: Registration is completely FREE! So secure your place now. ...

Achieving trusted digital transactions across the globe: OIX and ToIP align to

Two of the most influential global membership organisations in the digital ID space have aligned to forge a ...
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IDology Launches ExpectID Business

IDology, a GBG Company and leading identity verification provider, announces the launch of ExpectID Business, adding Know Your ...

Vision-Box unveils Seamless Kiosk

Vision-Box, a global industry leader in biometric recognition, digital identity, and seamless travel management, has unveiled its latest ...

Sumsub has released a KYC guide for the crypto industry

UK-based identity verification software provider, Sumsub, published a comprehensive KYC guide to help crypto businesses stay compliant and ...

Final countdown for ID Week America earlybird rate

Following a global pandemic and increased digital activity, we're sure you'll agree, there's a whole lot of email ...

David Roi Hardoon revealed as the first Keynote Speaker at Identity Week

With a little over three months to go, it’s full steam ahead on preparations for identity’s leading event ...

Veridas launches Digital Onboarding Buying Guide

Veridas, a company specializing in developing biometric solutions for digital identity verification, has created a free Buying Guide. ...

Onfido’s Real Identity Platform Improves Performance by 12X with Fully Automated, End-to-End

Onfido, the leading global digital identity verification and authentication provider, today announced the expansion of its Real Identity ...
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TSA enables Maryland residents to use mobile driver’s license

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA), in collaboration with the State of Maryland and Apple, deployed a new technology that allows ...

FacePhi opens subsidiary in the UK

FacePhi sets up its new subsidiary in the UK and declares its commitment to the EMEA area The ...
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Biometrically authenticated remote mobile payments to reach $1.2 trillion globally by 2027

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the value of biometrically authenticated remote mobile payments will reach $1.2 ...
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ICO fines facial recognition database company Clearview AI

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Clearview AI Inc £7,552,800 for using images of people in the ...
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ID Week Europe: Get your conference pass

Hurry - Book your conference pass for Identity Week Europe this week and enjoy a cool £200 off ...

ID Week Europe: Did you forget your expo pass?

We know you’ve not yet registered for your free expo pass to Identity Week Europe 2022 - Not to worry, ...

ID Week Asia: Confirm your badge

Just wait until you hear who’s been announced to speak at Identity Week Asia 2022! With new speakers ...
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TECH5 Implements its Digital Identification Technologies in Colombia

Indumil, the sole arms manufacturer for the Colombian government, has announced new and innovative measures to authenticate the ...

ID Week Asia reveals discount

Confirm your badge before Friday and you’ll get an Identity Week Asia ticket for just US$295! Saving you ...

ID Week America drops conference themes

Covering the field from applications in fintech, travel, healthcare, next-generation government credentials and the latest technology applications – ...

Veridos: From ‘Phygital’ to Virtual IDs

The future of sovereign documents (IDs) such as identity cards, passports and driver’s licenses is virtual. However, there ...

ID Week Europe reveals conference agenda, discounts

There are just 6 weeks to go, so grab your Identity Week Europe Conference ticket today and save ...
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Mastercard unleashes new era of biometric payments

No more fumbling for your phone or hunting for your wallet when you have your hands full – ...
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TECH5 opens dedicated biometric R&D centres

TECH5, an innovator in the field of biometrics and digital identity management, has opened two more R&D centers. ...

Bahrain and Saudi Arabia get UK electronic visa waiver status

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain will join other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states with electronic visa waiver status, the ...

IDEX Biometrics partners with Verisoft

IDEX Biometrics ASA announces collaboration with payment software provider Verisoft A.S. for commercialization of biometric payment solutions in ...
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Digitalisation of identity as a channel to financial inclusion

When identity becomes 'digital first', opportunities arise. Jaume Dubois, CEO of ID30, discusses with the Paypers how the many facets of ...

IDW Americas reveals special earlybird rate

As a thank you for being part of the Identity Week America community, the organisers are offering you ...
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IDW Europe 2022: Important updates to the Conference Agenda

We’re excited to announce the next wave of speakers that will take to the Conference stage this June: ...

IDW Asia – 3 events in 1

Did you know IDW Asia encompasses three events in one? 1: Digital ID: As an increasing number of ...
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Feitian selects Fingerprints’ next-generation T-Shape

Fingerprint Cards and Feitian, a global leading provider of cyber security products and solutions, are happy to announce ...
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LexisNexis Risk Solutions acquires BehavioSec

LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, part of RELX, has announced the acquisition of BehavioSec®, an advanced behavioral biometrics technology provider. ...

Veridas wins award for best technology company in LATAM

Global Finance magazine, which specializes in financial markets and investment banking, has recognized Veridas in its Innovators 2022 ...
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BioRugged announces MOSIP compliance across a wide range of devices

BioRugged is pleased to announce that its Face Camera system is now supporting the MOSIP framework for the ...

Bad employee cybersecurity habits are leaving businesses at risk: Study

SME insurer Superscript has found that complacent attitudes among employees towards cybersecurity is putting UK businesses more at risk. In ...
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iDenfy’s biometric ID verification ensures convenient and secure loans for Credex

Lithuanian-based remote ID verification and fraud prevention startup, iDenfy, partners with Credex, the automated lending platform for point ...

Alcatraz AI selected to join Endeavor

Alcatraz AI, a leader in physical security AI technologies was one of six companies selected to join the ...
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Fingerprint Cards reveals biometric card collaborations in India

Biometrics company, Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints) and Mswipe, one of India’s leading end-to-end digital enablers for SMEs, will ...

Biometrics Institute releases updated Privacy Awareness Checklist

The Biometrics Institute has released its updated Privacy Awareness Checklist, to help members of the Institute work through critical ...
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FacePhi presents audited accounts for 2021

FacePhi, a leading technology company in user digital identity verification, has released its consolidated audited annual accounts for ...
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IDEMIA PreCheck enrollment initiative expands to more US airports

Because a first pilot was so successful, IDEMIA is now launching its new PreCheck enrollment initiative in Jackson, ...

Face Forensics announces new object recognition technology,

Face Forensics has extended its image matching capabilities to finding any object in an existing database containing images, ...

Elon Musk pledges to ‘authenticate all humans’ following Twitter purchase

As we saw in Elon Musk's comments this week, digital authentication is one of the biggest trending topics ...
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UK govt challenged on cameras deal

The Biometrics and Surveillance Camera Commissioner Fraser Sampson has challenged central and local government ministers to clarify their ...
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iDenfy joins RBFC Global

The digital identity verification and fraud prevention company from Lithuania, iDenfy, partnered with RBFC Global, the online payment ...

Veridas passes the iBeta PAD Level 2 evaluation of ISO/IEC for its

Veridas, a company specialized in the development of biometric solutions for digital identity verification, has obtained the ISO ...
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The Paypers introduces the Financial Crime and Fraud Report 2022

The Paypers has launched the Financial Crime and Fraud Report 2022, a comprehensive overlook of the current landscape ...

PhonePe and FIDO Alliance among the latest to confirm speakers for Identity

The organisers of Identity Week Asia can't wait to welcome you back to Singapore in-person for Asia's No.1 ...

New Keynote Speaker revealed at Identity Week

Identity Week 2022 has got an action-packed event this June with Identity trail-blazers, disruptors and innovators already counted ...

Identity Week America show already 70% sold

NEC, Paravision, Thales, Clearview AI, Idemia, Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions  are just a few of the big names ...
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UK invites tenders for mobile biometric enrolment devices

The UK government is offering a £450,000 (US$588,000) contract for the purchase of multifunctional Mobile Biometric Enrolment (MBE) ...

Neurotechnology’s fingerprint algorithm maintains top Nist ranking

Neurotechnology, a provider of deep learning-based solutions and high-precision biometric identification technologies, today announced that the company has ...

Zwipe Access integrated with LEGIC Security Platform

Zwipe, a leading provider of on-card biometric solutions, has partnered with LEGIC Identsystems, one of the leading experts ...

National Bank of Kuwait launches metal card

IDEMIA, the global leader in augmented identity, has been chosen by National Bank of Kuwait as a partner ...

Identity Week Europe 2022 opens visitor registration

The organisers of Identity Week Europe 2022 have advised that free expo visitor registration is officially open. Visitors will ...

Veridos and GSI Sertracen partner on Costa Rica ePassport solution

Veridos, a world-leading provider of integrated identity solutions, and the Latin American systems integrator GSI Sertracen have announced ...

Identity Week notes latest speaker additions to Conference line-up

The organisers of Identity Week 2022 have released a statement noting that the agenda is packed full of ...

Identity Week Asia reveals more speakers

The organisers of Identity Week Asia have revealed 15 more speakers and released an offer on tickets. Many ...
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BIO-key International and 3Eye Technologies launch partnership

BIO-key International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKYI), an innovative provider of Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions featuring Identity-Bound Biometrics ...

E-Kart and IDEX to focus on Eastern Europe

 IDEX Biometrics ASA is announcing collaboration with smart card technology and innovation leader E-Kart for the commercialization of ...
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Acuant & IDology create ID provider

GBG,  experts in digital location, identity verification and fraud software, today announced the next step in the company’s ...

Vietnam to roll out mobile vaccine passports

Vietnam will begin issuing vaccine passports starting April 15, the Health Ministry announced Monday. A representative from the ...
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Anonybit adds one-to-many

Anonybit, a pioneer in decentralized biometrics, today announced the addition of one to many identification capabilities to its ...

FacePhi to locate its new headquarters in Panoramis

FacePhi, the international company expert in digital identity verification, has completely turned around its current work model and ...
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Notaries At Large choose iDenfy

iDenfy, the global fraud prevention platform, announced its partnership with Notaries At Large, a business that verifies the ...

Identity Week Asia adds 10 new brands to exhibition

The organisers of Identity Week Asia have confirmed another 10 new brands are exhibiting this year. Global-leaders including Daon, TOTM Technologies, ...

Identity Week London: The benefits of a delegate pass

The organisers of Identity Week London have noted that speakers the Identity Week Europe '22 Conference  includes the Department ...

iProov adds CIO

iProov, the world leader in biometric face authentication technology, announced today that Miguel Traquina has joined the organization ...

Uganda to print ePassport, DLs

Uganda plans to produce ePassports and driving licences within the country, according to a plan by the Ministry ...

Identity Week London: Do you qualify for a free booth?

The organisers of Identity Week London have advised that companies can apply for the Start-up Village at Identity ...

Identity Week Americas sees floorplan filling up

Booths at this year's Identity Week America are being snapped up at record rates! See the latest to join the ...
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Spirit introduces self-bag drop experience at ATL

Spirit Airlines has unveiled the “Best Airport Innovation” of 2021 is now in operation at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International ...
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Fraport to partner with Zwipe on project with Zwipe Access

Zwipe, a leading provider of on-card biometric solutions, confirms that its biometric access control solution, Zwipe Access, has ...

CBP expands facial biometrics to Alabama Cruise Ship Terminal

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in partnership with Carnival Cruise Line, expanded the use of facial biometrics ...
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Mitek Acquires UK-based HooYu in All Cash GBP 98 Million Deal

Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK), a global leader in digital identity (ID) verification and fraud prevention, today announced the acquisition ...
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Avast to Acquire SecureKey Technologies

Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, today announced the acquisition of SecureKey Technologies, a ...
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authID.ai Announces 2021 Operational and Financial Results

authID.ai a leading provider of secure, mobile, biometric identity authentication, today reported financial and operating results for ...

100 speakers now added to Identity Week Europe 2022 line-up

If keeping abreast of Identity developments, tech and evolving threats is critical to your business - and we ...
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iDenfy teams up with Confirmo

iDenfy, a fraud prevention and identity verification business, teams up with Confirmo, the blockchain payment solution provider. iDenfy’s ...

FacePhi obtains ISO 30107-3 Level 2 certification

FacePhi has obtained the ISO 30107-3 Level 2 certification, with which it demonstrates that its user digital identity verification technology ...
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Bandwidth announces integration with Pindrop

Bandwidth, a leading global enterprise cloud communications company, today announced a partnership and integration with PindropⓇ, a global ...
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Paynovate partners with iDenfy

iDenfy, identity verification, fraud prevention and compliance platform, has joined forces with Paynovate, a Belgian e-money institution licensed ...
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Sumsub launches KYB solution

Anti-fraud and verification platform, Sumsub, is launching a KYB solution for fast and effective verification of companies. Know-your-business ...
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Trulioo launches regulatory initative

Global identity verification leader, Trulioo, today launched a set of resources to support modern security professionals as they shape ...

IARPA launches new biometric technology research program

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), the research and development arm of the Office of the Director ...
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TECH5 Opens Subsidiary in Sydney

TECH5, an innovator in the field of biometrics and digital identity management, opened a subsidiary in Australia. The ...

FacePhi signs a contract with Hites

FacePhi continues to consolidate its leadership position in Latin America. The technology firm has signed an agreement with ...

trinamiX earns international biometric security certificate

trinamiX Face Authentication fulfills the biometric security requirements defined by the International Internet Finance Authentication Alliance (IIFAA). After ...

UK legislation set to make digital identities more trustworthy and secure

The UK has said organisations will need to gain a new trustmark to show they can handle people’s ...
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Mastercard announces collaboration with NDID Thailand on cross-border ID

Mastercard and NDID Thailand have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that aims to foster cooperation on cross border Digital identity. ...
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Ideal Innovations launches FaCE On Demand

As more and more places are restricting (or outright banning) the use of facial recognition systems, the need ...

Lenovo integrates biometrics from FPC

Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints™) today announced that the company’s biometric PC solution is integrated in the power button of ...
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California enters into a 12-year MDL contract with IDEMIA

 IDEMIA, the global identity leader behind TSA PreCheck enrollment and the principal issuer of physical and digital driver’s ...

US set to unveil new ePassport design this summer

The US plans to roll out a major ePassport overhaul over this summer with the so-called "Next Generation ...

OCR Labs achieves IP3 under Trusted Digital Identity Framework

Following the announcement by the Australian Government of OCR Labs being the first private Australian identity provider to ...
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iDenfy partners with CyberstarPay

iDenfy, the fraud prevention startup from Lithuania, is partnering with CyberstarPay, the instant global payment solution provider. iDenfy’s ...

FacePhi obtains the ENS certification

FacePhi has obtained a certification in accordance with the National Security Scheme (ENS), a mandatory recognition for all those technology ...

Cognitec joins SALTO Group

With Cognitec Systems joining the SALTO Group, the face recognition company  will strengthen research, development and market reach ...

Celebrating the Women of Identity Week Europe

Happy International Women's Day! To celebrate, the organisers are gifting 60% off your ticket for Identity Week Europe ...

Tesco Bank partners with Onfido on onboarding for Tesco Clubcard Pay+

Tesco Bank today announces a partnership with Onfido, the global identity verification and authentication provider. Onfido provides a secure application ...

Construction biometrics firm announces new leadership

Biosite Systems Ltd (Biosite), the UK market leader in biometric access control and workforce management technology for construction, has ...

Suprema appoints new Americas president

Suprema, a global leader in access control, biometrics and time and attendance management solutions, has appointed Bob McKee ...
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FacePhi obtains the Pinakes certification

FacePhi has obtained the Pinakes certification, a recognition that distinguishes the company as an approved technology provider for ...
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Costa Rica to adopt ePassport

Costa Rica’s immigration service, the Dirección General de Migración y Extranjería (DGME), will issue a new biometric passport, ...

FacePhi obtains Pinakes certification

FacePhi has obtained the Pinakes certification, a recognition that distinguishes the company as an approved technology provider for ...

Identity Week Americas warns on speakers deadline

 The call for speakers for Identity Week  America is closing Friday 4 March! Don't let your expertise lie dormant! Inspire ...
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Identity Week Europe early bird deals to end

   A 50% off Earlybird ticket price expires tomorrow! Secure your pass for just  £495  now! -- At midnight on  Friday ...

rf IDEAS Announces Partnership with ID R&D

-rf IDEAS, a leading manufacturer of credential readers for authentication and logical access, is excited to announce that ...
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Guest Post: Veridas on the UK’s new customer authentication rules

By Veridas The Financial Conduct Authority has made it official: as of March 14th 2022, firms should comply ...

Rocker launches biometric card in Sweden

IDEX Biometrics ASA announces that the Swedish banking challenger Rocker is teaming up with IDEMIA and IDEX Biometrics ...

Integrated Biometrics co-founder promoted to chief scientist

 Integrated Biometrics (IB),a leader in mobile FBI-certified biometric fingerprint scanners, today announced the promotion of Fred Frye to ...
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TSB’s new customer onboarding journey

As demand for digital services continues to surge, TSB has launched a new customer onboarding journey through the ...
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iDenfy incorporates Anti-Money Laundering Screening

iDenfy, identity verification and fraud prevention company based in Lithuania, has introduced a newly-designed method for risk assessment ...

OCR Labs secures $30 Million

OCR Labs has announced a $30 million Series B round led by New York-based Equable Capital to expand ...

Adaptive Recognition to hold Focus Days

Focus Days, Adaptive Recognition’s experts will host eight interactive online discussions about access control solutions, ANPR’s role in ...

Identity Week Europe announces keynote

The organisers of Identity Week Europe have announced a keynote speaker : Kenneth D. Gantt, Deputy Director, Office ...

Suprema reemphasizes commitment to security standards

Suprema, a global leader in access control, biometrics and solutions for time and attendance management, announced its products ...

Identity Week Asia launches call for speakers

It's time to re-connect with the thought-leaders, innovators and pioneers that are changing the future of Identity at Identity Week ...
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TECH5 outlines principles for biometric data

In support of the global movement for protecting the biometric data of individuals, TECH5, an innovator in the ...

iOS/MacOS users pass facial biometric checks faster

Sumsub, an online verification platform that onboards tens of millions of users annually, is sharing data insights from ...
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iDenfy incorporates Anti-Money Laundering Screening and Ongoing Monitoring

iDenfy, identity verification and fraud prevention company based in Lithuania, has introduced a newly-designed method for risk assessment ...
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Bestway Wholesale trials age verification checks

UK retailer Bestway has join a British government-backed trial of AI age verification in partnership with identity tech ...
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Fraud Increased by 3% in 2021 – says Shufti Pro’s Global ID

AI-powered digital identity verification solution provider, Shufti Pro, revealed new data in its Global ID Fraud Report 2021 ...
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Zimbabwe to issue 2 million ID cards

The Zimbabwean government has revealed plans to issue 2 million national identity cards following a drive to be ...

Security by Design: Give the Cartoon Characters back their names

by Katharina Schuldt Global networking has developed rapidly in recent years, but security has not been able to ...
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Identity Week America launches call for speakers

Identity Week America returns to Washington DC in October and the organisers are seeking speakers. "We've got so ...
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Speakers added to Identity Week Europe line-up

The organisers of Identity Week Europe 2022 have added new speakers to the line-up. These include: ArifMamedov CEO/President ...
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Guest Post: How to protect your customers from ‘SIM Swapping’ using biometrics

By Veridas  SIM Swapping is a type of fraud in which a duplicate SIM card associated with a ...
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FacePhi’s identity verification solutions now available on Oracle Cloud

FacePhi, a leader in user identity verification technology and a new member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) is announcing ...

Neurotechnology strengthens NIST FRVT positions

Neurotechnology, a provider of deep learning-based solutions and high-precision biometric identification technologies, today announced that the company’s latest ...
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New SCA rules to impact UK online retail

UK shoppers will face stricter identity checks in coming weeks as retailers get ready for new anti-fraud rules ...
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UK nightclub trials age verification app

A nightclub in the UK is piloting a new age verification app for entry called 1account. Users can ...

South Africa to deploy smart driving licences

South African government officials have confirmed the country will be introducing smart driving licences by October 2023. The ...

Saudi Arabia reveals e-passport

Saudi Arabian officials on Thursday launched a new electronic passport for Saudi citizens. Minister of Interior Prince Abdulaziz ...
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Alfa-Bank adds app update feature

Alfa-Bank offered its customers the opportunity to renew their IDs data directly in the mobile application. The new ...

Onfido partners with matrimony site

Jeevansathi, one of India’s leading matrimony platforms, today announces a partnership with Onfido, the global identity verification and authentication ...
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Identity Week Europe offers set to expire

The organisers of Identity Week Europe have reminded potential attendees that this week is your last chance to obtain ...
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India to help Sri Lanka build digital ID system

Sri Lanka plans to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with India to secure a grant to execute ...
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Philippines readies for ID system

The Philippine government has alerted state agencies to prepare for the introduction of the country's new identity system. ...
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Porn sites to face age requirement

UK authorities have said porn sites will be legally required to verify the age of their users under ...

Veridos: How digital systems increase efficiency and transparency in public passport system

Thanks to digital systems for the application and issuance of identity documents, countries around the world are modernizing ...

UK sets out best practice for using e-signatures

The UK government's expert Industry Working Group on Electronic Execution of Documents has today (1 February 2022) published ...

CEPA: Russian taking control of citizens’ biometric data

European policy think-tank the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) has warned that Russia’s government has seized control ...

Tintin to feature on new Belgian ePassport

The new Belgian ePassports celebrate the country's most famous comic strip characters, including Tintin and the Smurfs, alongside ...

South Korea to trial mDLs

South Korea has launched trials of a blockchain-enabled mobile driving licence (mDL), saying the pilot digital version is ...

trinamiX Face Authentication certified as ‘highly secure’ behind OLED

trinamiX Face Authentication has become the world’s first solution to fulfill the highest biometric security demands while the ...
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Passage raises $4M

Passage, an innovator in the rapidly growing passwordless identity space, today emerged from stealth announcing the availability of ...

Digital ID revenue to exceed $53 billion globally by 2026

A new study from Juniper Research has found that revenue for digital identity vendors will exceed $53 billion globally in ...

Asda to trial digital ID at self-checkouts

Asda has announced it will be the first supermarket to trial an automated age verification solution at self-checkouts ...
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iDenfy partners with European Merchant Bank

Lithuania-based fintech startup iDenfy partners with European Merchant Bank, a dynamic digital bank licensed by the European Central ...

Samsung launches Smart All-in-One Fingerprint Security IC for Biometric Payment Cards

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today introduced its new fingerprint security IC ...
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MKSmart to launch biometric cards with IDEX

IDEX Biometrics is entering a development agreement with MKSmart, a provider of smart card solutions for financial payments, ...

New National Security Solutions CEO For IDEMIA North America

IDEMIA National Security Solutions (NSS), a subsidiary of IDEMIA, a leading biometric and identity solutions provider, announced today ...
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Alcatraz AI names Vice President of Sales

Alcatraz AI, a leader in physical security technologies, announced today that it has hired Greg Sarrail to serve ...
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iDenfy partners with European Merchant Bank

Lithuania-based fintech startup iDenfy partners with European Merchant Bank, a dynamic digital bank licensed by the European Central ...

Oosto’s Open Letter to the White House

Leading visual artificial intelligence company answers U.S. government’s Request for Information on use cases in biometrics-based recognition and ...
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X Infotech on the future of mobile eID

EU-based X Infotech, a globally recognised provider of software solutions for issuance and verification of electronic identity documents, ...
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Mobai and Keesing Technologies partner on ID verification

Mobai AS and Keesing Technologies team up to prevent identity fraud and enhance KYC processes by launching frictionless ...

Iris ID’s New ID authentication readers speed travel

Quickly and conveniently moving large numbers of people through airports, across borders or accessing many other locations will ...

Sevenoaks District Council modernises document processing

In a bid to modernise its document processing, Sevenoaks District Council has today announced a move to implement ...
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NIDP Ethiopia implements TECH5 solution

TECH5, an innovator in the field of biometrics and digital identity management, has become an international partner and ...
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NamaChain launches identity system

NamaChain, a WEB 3.0, privacy-driven, socially responsible, blockchain-powered, and environmentally conscious technology company, announces the launch of a ...
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BAXE partners with IDEMIA and Haventec

BAXE, an Australian FinTech, has partnered with IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, and Haventec, an Australian ...

FDIC and FinCEN launch Digital Identity Tech Sprint

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) today announced a Tech Sprint ...

FacePhi and Valencia CF reach agreement

FacePhi and Valencia CF have reached a collaboration agreement whereby the Spanish football club will become a global ...
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Invixium expands touchless biometric portfolio

Invixium, a leader in biometric access control and workforce management solutions, is expanding its portfolio of touchless biometric ...

ValidSoft recognized as a voice biometrics leader

ValidSoft, a transformative provider of voice identity and assurance solutions, has been recognized as a forward global leader ...
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HID forecasts 7 trends impacting security and identity in 2022

HID Global, the worldwide leader in trusted identity and physical security solutions, outlines and discusses important trends that ...
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Greece to launch mobile ID, mDL

Greek citizens will be able to download a digital version of the full identity card and their driving ...

India ePassports to be rolled out ‘soon’

India's Ministry of External Affairs on January 7 signed an agreement with Tata Consultancy Services Limited for the ...
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Precise in collaboration with Infineon

Precise announced today a new collaboration with Infineon Technologies AG (“Infineon”) to jointly provide fingerprint technology, including Precise’s ...

FPC secures latest Mastercard certification

Fingerprint Cards second-generation T-Shape sensor module and software platform for biometric payment cards have achieved compliance with Mastercard’s ...
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Nuance earns top spot in Opus Research 2022 report

Nuance Communications has announced it was named the market Leader in Opus Research’s 2022 Intelligent Authentication and Fraud ...

Neurotechnology launches latest MegaMatcher 12.3

Neurotechnology, a provider of deep learning-based solutions and high-precision biometric identification technologies, today announced the release of the ...

 Identity Week Europe launches call for speakers

With just six months to go until Identity Week Europe 2022, the organiser has launched another call for speakers to strengthen ...

iProov announces $70M investment

iProov, a leader in online biometric face authentication, today announced a $70 million (USD) growth investment from Sumeru ...