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Part 2: Security vulnerabilities of e-voting

To help combat the security vulnerabilities mentioned in Part 1 of this series, biometrics has been called upon to add an extra layer(s) of...

Security vulnerabilities associated with e-passports

Part 1 and 2 of this series outlined the software and hardware components of a biometric passport. Cybersecurity consultant Ravi Das now looks at...

London to use live facial recognition cameras

London’s Metropolitan Police is moving forward with plans to introduce live facial recognition cameras at various points throughout the city. The Guardian reports the move...

Hardware components of the biometric passport

In Part 1 of this series, Ravi Das examined the software components of a biometric passport. The hardware components will now be discussed. The hardware...

Cyprus closer to comply with EU regulation

Cyprus’ Ministry of Transport has called for a public debate on the issuance of digital identity cards that will serve as electronic signatures. Financial Mirror...

Philadelphia Airport starts biometric screening project

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is starting a biometric screening trial project to verify travellers’ identity by capturing and matching facial scans with federal records. PHL...