Biometric Identity

Mobile ID Reimagined


Over the past eight years, I have been fortunate to hear countless stories of how Crossmatch mobile biometric solutions supported mission-critical activities in-theater, on the beat and along the border. It is quite gratifying to know that what you and your colleagues do on a daily basis is making a difference helping...

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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...

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Fresh off GDPR, California’s New Consumer Privacy Law Raises the Bar


Personal data theft is a pandemic, a factor that drove the EU to shift control of personal data away from international businesses into the hands of its own citizens. Toward that end, this past May it enacted GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)....

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Employee Theft: 9 Ways to Manage Shrinkage


No retailer likes to think about their employees stealing from them, but it is a reality you might need to deal with. In 2016, the largest retailers in the US recovered in excess of $40 million from over 50,000 apprehended employees, a rise of 10% on the year...

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Using Biometric Authentication to Combat Synthetic Identity Fraud


What is synthetic identity fraud? Ask experts for a definition and you’ll likely get multiple answers. A common definition of synthetic identity fraud is layering real and fabricated identity information together. By using either a manual or automated...

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CJIS Compliant MFA for First Responders


For the more than 5.4 million first responders in the US, quick access to accurate public safety data is critical to performing their life-saving jobs. Today, the rise of mobile technology gives the PSFR (public safety/first responder) sector a host of new...

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A Leap Forward for Contact Centers: Multi-factor Authentication


What’s the top driver of growth in contact centers? Deloitte’s 2017 Global Contact Center Survey shows 88% of respondents say the answer is customer service. With digital customer interactions now at over 40% of contact center activity and gaining ground,...