Biometric Identity

BIPA – The Road Forward


There have been approximately 50 class action lawsuits filed in the last year seeking redress for alleged violations of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA), one of several state laws regulating the commercial use of biometric data. It will likely take years for these suits to wind their way through...

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...