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EXAMPLES of BIOMETRIC SYSTEMS

(Updated on 09/10/2013)

 


EXAMPLES of BIOMETRIC SYSTEMS :

  • Forget fingerprints – banks are starting to use vein patterns for ATMs
    "New technology is thought to be as accurate in identifying individuals as iris scans and is making a European debut in Poland."

    (theguardian.com)

     

    ATM = Automated teller machine, a cash dispenser or cash machine.
    (Wikipedia)

  • Hello, is that really you? - 12 November 2013
    "Big business wants your voice - not for customer feedback, but to tackle fraud...
    Voice biometrics - the recording and analysis of unique voiceprints for authentication purposes - is one of the latest technological weapons being deployed in the war against fraudsters..."

    (BBC)

 

  • Examples of Biometric Systems
    Face - Multimodal - Fingerprint / Palm Print Retinal -
    Hand and Finger Geometry - Vein - Handwriting - Various/Others -
    Iris - Voice/Speaker

    (biometrics.org)

 

 

  • Fingerprint breakthrough offers new forensic evidence - 4 August 2011
    "A technology to extract fingerprints from a crime scene could show if a criminal suspect has taken drugs or been in contact with explosives.
    This could provide new information about a suspect's actions and habits."

    (BBC)


  • Foreign national ID card unveiled - 25 September 2008
    "The first identity cards (biometric cards) from the government's controversial national scheme are due to be revealed."
    (BBC)

 

 

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