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Fijians in Europe can now access e-passport services

Electronic passport services can now be accessed by Fijians at the island nation’s embassy in Brussels, Belgium. Fiji Times reports the service enables Fijians living...

ICAO takes steps to strengthen border security

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has issued an online “master list” of biometric passport authentication certificates. Biometric Update reports the list – prepared in...

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...

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...

Software components of the biometric passport

There is a new application of biometric technology which is starting to emerge. This is known as the e-passport, or also called the biometric...

Ugandans can now apply for passports online

Ugandan citizens wishing to apply for a passport, can now do so digitally. The government activated the e-application portal after launching the digital passport at...