IT bosses eye up biometric security

Wednesday, 29 September 2004, 6:26 PM EST

Most firms are gearing up for the introduction of biometric security devices, according to new research.

Nearly two thirds (65 per cent) of companies surveyed by Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) said they expected workplace iris scanning and fingerprint recognition technology to be used sometime in the future, with 44 per cent expecting to see it used within two years.

By James Sherwood at vnunet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

USBdriveby: Compromising computers with a $20 microcontroller

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  Security researcher Samy Kamkar has devised a fast and easy way to compromise an unlocked computer and open a backdoor on it: a simple and cheap ($20) pre-programmed Teensy microcontroller.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Dec 19th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //