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Should Children Be Fingerprinted?


At Crossmatch, we have recently seen growing interest in the issue of fingerprinting children. As policymakers and operators start to grapple with the complicated issues surrounding this application of biometric technology, we thought we would lay out a few of our perspectives on the matter. In a recent advisory...

Authentication

The Password is Dead?


The password is dead, or at least that was what Bill Gates proclaimed in 2004. Since then, the password has been declared defunct many times by industry leaders and pundits. Death knells for the much maligned, but much used passwords have now reached a frantic level. Despite the strident proclamations of the demise of...

Market Trends

Cash Assistance Accountability with the Use of Biometrics


There are an unprecedented 65 million forcibly displaced people worldwide as a result of conflict, persecution or environmental disasters. Perhaps the most glaring example is the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis which to date has displaced over 11 million people...

Market Trends

How Biometrics Advance the UN Sustainable Development Goals


The UN Sustainable Development Goals set ambitious targets – some might say overly ambitious. Statements like “zero hunger” and “no poverty” ring true on a conceptual level, but sound much harder when it comes to practical implementation. What helps us move...