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Australia Launches a New Passport

The Australian government launched a new passport (the R Series) on September 23, 2022, with an original design that reflects the country, and advanced...

Iran Issues Interim One Million-Rial Emergency Cheque

The Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran (CBI) put a new banknote into circulation on 12 September 2022. The one million-Rial cash...

Biometrics & the Zero Trust Framework (Part 2)

In the first article in this series, the authors explained why the password is no longer an effective weapon against Cyberattacks, and why two...

The Evolution of Veridos’ New Lumen ID Echo Security Feature

Earlier this year, Veridos, a global leader in identity solutions, delivered the new state-of-the-art Macau Electronic ID which includes the company’s new Lumen ID...

Argentina Releases a New 10,000-Pesos Banknote

The Central Bank of the Argentine Republic (BCRA) put a new $10,000 banknote into circulation on May 7, 2024. Argentina’s ongoing high inflation necessitated...

The Menace of Deepfakes: Part 2

In a previous article, Cyber expert Ravi Das defined Deepfakes, the algorithms behind them, and the damage they can inflict on their victims. Here...

Bosnia & Herzegovina Banknotes to be Removed from Circulation

All Bosnia and Herzegovina banknotes dated before 2012 will cease to be legal tender effective January 1, 2025. After this date, the banknotes can...

The Menace of Deepfakes: Part 1

In the world today, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become a big buzzword. Much of this has been brought up with the advent ChatGPT in...