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Tue, 2016-10-25 03:59 AM

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Oct. 18, 2016 Half of American adults – more than 117 million people – are in a law enforcement face recognition network, according to a report released today by the Center on Privacy &...
Mon, 2016-10-24 04:48 AM

Schneider

LILLINGTON, NC Oct, 20, 2016 Boon Edam Inc., a global leader in security entrances and architectural revolving doors, today announced the hiring of Tom Schneider as the company’s new Engineering...
Thu, 2016-10-20 02:06 AM
Oct. 13, 2016 Safran Identity & Security, world leader in security and identity solutions, announced today that it has reached the threshold of 10 million ID cards delivered in Chile. 57% of the...
Wed, 2016-10-19 03:04 AM

Schonzeit

NEW YORK Oct. 18, 2016 IDSecurityOnline.com, a leading provider of ID card printers and photo ID systems, today announced that it will be exhibiting at the Healthcare Association of New Jersey (HCANJ...
Wed, 2016-10-12 08:13 PM
By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsIn the last two days the Department of Homeland Security rejected requests from officials in Kentucky and Oklahoma who sought extensions in order...
Tue, 2016-10-11 12:39 AM
HILDEN, Germany and GERMANTOWN, MD Oct. 10, 2016 QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today announced the launch of automated high-throughput solutions, developed in partnership...
Tue, 2016-10-11 12:32 AM

Martin

Oct. 10, 2016 Building Intelligence CEO Jeff Friedman announced today that seasoned security professional, Ron Martin, is appointed as organization’s Chief Operating Officer. In his role as Chief...
Sun, 2016-10-09 04:48 AM
SILVER SPRING, MD Oct. 7, 2016 The Security Industry Association (SIA) announced today that nominations are being accepted for the 2016 Women in Biometrics Awards. The awards, which are co-presented...
Fri, 2016-09-30 04:18 AM
CLIFTON, NJ Sept. 29, 2016 Electronic Control Security, Inc. (OTC Markets: EKCS) (ECSI), a global leader in state-of-the-art integrated entry control and perimeter security systems, today announced...
Mon, 2016-09-26 06:16 AM
LOS ANGELES Sept. 23, 2016 Widely known for their ability to take custom designs and turn them into affordable prefab units, B.I.G. Enterprises, Inc. (http://www.bigbooth.com) has just unveiled its...
Mon, 2016-09-19 06:52 AM
NICOSIA, Cyprus Sept. 19, 2016 AU10TIX R&D team implemented state-of-the-art Deep Learning algorithmics in biometric identification. The company's Document-to-Selfie face comparison algorithm has...
Tue, 2016-09-13 11:00 PM
©2016 HID Global Corp./ASSA ABLOY AB. Once only a futuristic concept, mobile IDs have arrived and will fundamentally change the way governments and citizens interact.A mobile ID is a government-...

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Company News

Aerospace a major component of Defence and Security London expo in September
Clarion Events, one of the top three events companies in the United Kingdom, which recently purchased the Border Security Expo in the United States, has announced that its Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) exposition will take place on September 15-18 at ExCel London. According to the company, the event will feature its strongest...
HID Global and Botosoft launch mobile student ID to authenticate 2-million Nigerian students
Austin, TX, August 25 – HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, has announced it has successfully launched a mobile student ID system in collaboration with Botosoft, the leading provider of technologies in Africa, to help the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) combat student identity fraud in Nigeria. Every year,...
Applied DNA Sciences signs contract with Fifth Federal Agency
Stony Brook, NY. August 18 - Applied DNA Sciences, Inc., a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced today that it has entered into a two-year contract with another U.S. government agency. Terms of the contract, including the scope of services, are confidential.  Dr. James A. Hayward,...
VOXX International Corporation signs definitive agreement to acquire the assets and a controlling interest of biometric leader EyeLock
Hauppaguge, NY, August 19 - VOXX International Corporation today announced that it has entered into a Definitive Agreement to purchase the assets, inclusive of all intellectual property, of iris authentication market leader EyeLock through an acquiring entity.  Upon consummation of the transaction, VOXX will have a controlling interest in the...
Duos Technologies awarded contract to expand centraco command and control platform for Monroe County's Sheriff Office
Jacksonville, FL, August 18 - Duos Technologies Group, Inc., a provider of intelligent security analytical technology solutions, has been awarded a contract by the Monroe County's Sheriff Office (MCSO) to expand their use of the centraco™ Command and Control platform with integration and upgrades to the access control and intercom systems...
Identiv enters distribution partnership with PSA Security Network
Fremont, CA, August 18 - Identiv, Inc. today announced it has entered into a partnership with PSA Security Network to distribute Identiv's uTrust TS Premises Readers and credentials. PSA Security Network is the world's largest electronic security cooperative, owned by the most progressive security integrators throughout North America. These...
HID global reader with Lumidigm Technology simplifies use of citizen ID
Austin, TX, August 18 - HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced that it has integrated the company’s Lumidigm® biometrics technology with its widely deployed OMNIKEY® contactless smart card readers to simplify identity validation for citizen ID and many financial, healthcare and other commercial applications...
 Identiv Announces U.S. Government Certification of uTrust TS ScramblePad Government Reader
Fremont, CA, Aug. 12, 2015 - Identiv, Inc., today announced that the uTrust TS ScramblePad Government Reader is now included on the U.S. government's FICAM Approved Products List (APL). The General Services Administration (GSA) lab, which ispart of the Federal Identity, Credential, and Access Management (FICAM) Testing Program, has evaluated and...
SITA's Next-Gen APC Kiosk offers McCarran international passengers fast self-service at border
Atlanta, GA, August 10 - SITA, a global provider of border security and IT solutions to governments, airlines and airports, today announced that McCarran International Airport (LAS) is the first to deploy Phase 4.0 automated passport control (APC) kiosks, speeding more international travelers through the customs and border process.  Now, business...
Tygart releases MXMOBILE™ FaceID System, bringing facial recognition capabilities to smartphones
Fairmont, WV, Aug 4 - Tygart Technology, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise grade video and photographic analysis and biometric recognition systems, today announced the launch of the MXMOBILE™ FaceID System, a significant advancement that will provide facial recognition capabilities on mobile devices. MXMOBILE enables government agencies to...

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Commentary and Opinions

Every day citizens put their faith and trust in the decisions that government programs make about identities (security clearances, border crossings, benefits and credentials). However, these...
An important deadline is fast approaching for federal, state, local and tribal law enforcement agencies. Starting September 30, 2014, the FBI will require advanced authentication for anyone accessing...
It is possible to forecast the types of warfare that one’s terrorist adversary is likely to conduct, whether as an organized group or as “lone wolf” operatives. Such a forecasting capability is...
By Todd Musselman and Al Kinney The value of a robust identity management system has long been recognized; however, the actual development and implementation of an effective identity management...
The time has come to re-think embassy security. The Department of State recently called for a “more serious and sustained commitment from Congress” to address security deficiencies at high-risk posts...

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This white paper highlights a successful pilot HSPD-12 compliant visitor management project undertaken by a U.S. federal government agency, which successfully meets the objectives of Federal Identity, Credential, andAccess Management (FICAM) Road map use case 4.9 for how agencies should perform credentialing and validation of visitors to federal facilities.

 

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